Downtown in Washington, District of Columbia — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Central Public Library
Mount Vernon Square
—African American Heritage Trail, Washington, DC —
Erected by Cultural Tourism DC.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Carnegie Libraries, and the Washington, D.C. African American Heritage Trail marker series.
Location. 38° 54.169′ N, 77° 1.379′ W. Marker is in Downtown, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker is on K Street 0.1 miles east of 9th Street, N.W., on the right when traveling east. Click for map. Located in front of the steps leading to the rear entrance to the DC Historical Society Museum. Marker is in this post office area: Washington DC 20001, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At For the Working People (within shouting distance of this marker); Words and Deeds (within shouting distance of this marker); Power Brokers (approx. 0.2 miles away); Friendship Archway (approx. 0.2 miles away); Reaching for Equality (approx. 0.2 miles away); Chinatown (approx. 0.2 miles away); Asbury United Methodist Church (approx. ¼ mile away); Morrison-Clark Inn (approx. ¼ mile away).
Also see . . .
1. The Historical Society of Washington D. C. (Submitted on September 18, 2008, by Roger Dean Meyer of Yankton, South Dakota.)
2. Carnegie Library. (Submitted on September 18, 2008, by Roger Dean Meyer of Yankton, South Dakota.)
Categories. • 20th Century • African Americans • Notable Buildings •
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