608 St Joseph St
Rapid City, SD 57701
First President of the United States
Location: Corner of 6th St. & St. Joseph St.
Sculptor: Lee Leuning and Sherri Treeby
- He signed a bill while in office establishing a future and permanent U.S. capital, the city was later called Washington D.C. in his honor
- He signed the proclamation making November 26th a national day of Thanksgiving
- Washington’s farewell address when he left office is still read each February in the U.S. Senate to celebrate his birthday