Ernesta Drinker Ballard Memorial 2006
* In honor of Ernesta Drinker Ballard
In honor of
Ernesta Drinker Ballard
Ernesta was the moving force behind the restoration of the
Fairmount Water Works and these gardens.
Fairmount Park Commissioner from 1981 to 2002 and a founding
member of the Fairmount Park Conservancy, she was a civic leader,
a feminist, a beloved friend.
"The world is a better place if everyone is included" - EDB 2001
Erected September 10, 2006
* In the gardens of the Water Works.
Schuylkill Banks near the Spring Garden Bridge..
* 39.965740,-75.183035 [map]
* On the Museum Grounds tour.
* See also:
+Fairmount Water Works