Eisenhower Catalpa - Jeffersontown High School

This historical Dwight D. Eisenhower Catalpa tree is located at the Jeffersontown High School in Jefferson County Kentucky. This tree is descended from a catalpa that was growing at the Gettysburg, PA home where Dwight D. Eisenhower and his wife moved after his presidency.
Dwight Eisenhower Catalpa
The tree is marked with a plaque that is badly weathered but is still legible.

The plaque reads:
sponsored by
L.G.& E. and J.C.P.S.
tree donated by
Stan LeMaster and Theodore Klein
The best time to plant a tree was 20 years ago. The next best time is now. ~Chinese Proverb
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The Historical Tree Project: A Living Legacy by Ken Lemaster is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 3.0 United States License.