Northwest in Washington, District of Columbia — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
General-in-Chief, U.S. Army
Location. 38° 54.434′ N, 77° 2.19′ W. Marker is in Northwest, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker is at the intersection of Massachusetts Avenue, NW and 16th Street, NW, in the median on Massachusetts Avenue, NW. Click for map. The inscription is on the base of the statue within Scott Circle at the convergence of 16th Street, Massachusetts and Rhode Island Avenues, NW. Marker is in this post office area: Washington DC 20005, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Daniel Webster Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); This House was Occupied by Alexander Graham Bell (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Independence of Kazakhstan (about 600 feet away); Admiral Miguel Grau (about 700 feet away); Metropolitan African Methodist Episcopal (A.M.E.) Church (about 700 feet away); Metropolitan AME Church (about 700 feet away); Metropolitan African Methodist Episcopal Church (about 700 feet away); Charles Sumner School Museum and Archives (about 700 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Northwest.
Also see . . . Winfield Scott (June 13, 1786 – May 29, 1866). (Submitted on August 26, 2009, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland.)
Additional keywords. Whig Party; Vera Cruz; Anaconda Plan; Trail of Tears; Henry Kirke Brown.
Categories. • Military • War of 1812 • War, Mexican-American • War, US Civil • Wars, US Indian •
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