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Smithsonian National Museum of African American Hist and Cult Construction

Smithsonian Institution National Museum of African American History and Culture

Schedule:Smithsonian Institution project currently in design Construction anticipated to begin Fall, 2011. Continue through Fall, 2015.

Location:Between Constitution Avenue and Madison Drive, and between 14th and 15th Sts, NW

Goals of project:

•Construct a museum to house the National Museum of African American History and Culture.

Impacts to consider:

•Traffic congestion, pedestrian detours

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Frank Gaylord's 19 stainless steel statues at the Korean War Veterans Memorial are each seven feet tall, and depict Army, Marines, Air Force, and Navy servicemen.