Henry Clay ginkgo - Goldsmith Elementary in Jefferson County KY

Henry Clay ginkgo (sic) tree descendent at Goldsmith Elementary in Louisville, KY. photo taken March 2009

The plaque reads:
"Henry Clay 
Planted at 
Goldsmith Elem.
Nancy Reynolds, Principal
Jefferson Co. Public Schools
D. W. Ingwerson, ED. D. Supt.
Donated by Theodore Klein and Stan Lemaster
Nov. 20, 1990
Planted by Grounds Dept."

Read more about the tree known as the "living fossil"; Ginkgo biloba
Read more about Henry Clay's illustrative career and influence;  Henry Clay
The best time to plant a tree was 20 years ago. The next best time is now. ~Chinese Proverb
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