Judiciary Square in Washington, District of Columbia — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Albert Pike Monument
Laborum Ejus Supersites Sunt Fructus
Author - Poet
[pedestal, west face:]
Scholar - Soldier
[pedestal, south face:]
Erected 1901 by the Supreme Council of
the A. A. S. R. of Freemasonry
for the S. J. U.S.A.
Philanthropist - Philosopher
[pedestal, east face:]
Jurist - Orator
Erected 1901 by Supreme Council of the Ancient and Accepted. Scottish Rite of Freemasonry for the Southern Juristiction, U.S.A.
Location. 38° 53.673′ N, 77° 0.943′ W. Marker is in Judiciary Square, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker is on D Street (Indiana Avenue), NW west of 3rd Street, NW,. Click for map. Monument is next to the Metropolitan Police building off Judiciary Square. Marker is in this post office area: Washington DC 20001, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Building Out the Square (within shouting distance of this marker); Sitting in Judgment (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Washington City Spring (about 700 feet away); A Courthouse Reborn Major General George G. Meade Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); John Marshall (approx. 0.2 miles away); National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Embassy of Canada, Washington, DC (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Judiciary Square.
More about this marker. The only Confederate Army officer with a statue in Washington, D.C.
Also see . . . The Albert Pike Statue controversy. (Submitted on February 20, 2010, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland.)
Additional keywords. Battle of Pea Ridge; "Casca"; Know Nothing Party; Ku Klux Klan; Masons; sculptor Gaetano Trentanove.
Categories. • Fraternal or Sororal Organizations • Notable Persons • Politics • War, Mexican-American • War, US Civil •
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