Downtown in Washington, District of Columbia — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Alexander Hamilton Memorial
[ on the front (south face) of pedestal :]
First Secretary of the Treasury
Soldier, Orator, Statesman
Champion of Constitutional Union, Representative Government and National Integrity
[ on the reverse (north face) of pedestal :]
Location. 38° 53.799′ N, 77° 2.058′ W. Marker is in Downtown, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker is on Alexander Hamilton Place, NW, west of 15th Street, NW. Click for map. The memorial statue is on the plaza outside the south entrance to the Treasury Department Building. It is visible beyond security fences at a distance from 15th Street and from the park surrounding the W. T. Sherman Monument, but it is not directly accessible to the public. Marker is in this post office area: Washington DC 20500, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The United States Treasury (within shouting distance of this marker); Dr. Edgar J. Helms (within shouting distance of this marker); Frederick Douglass 1817 - 1895 (within shouting distance of this marker); The Extra Mile (within shouting distance of this marker); Paul Harris 1868 - 1947 (within shouting distance of this marker); The Hotel Washington (within shouting distance of this marker); William Tecumseh Sherman (within shouting distance of this marker); Edgar Allen 1862 - 1937 (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line). Click for a list of all markers in Downtown.
Also see . . .
1. Alexander Hamilton. A very detailed Wikipedia article on Alexander Hamilton along with several photos.
2. James Earle Fraser, Sculptor. A Wikipedia article on James E. Fraser
3. Hamilton: First Secretary of the Treasury. A U.S. Treasury website article on Alexander Hamilton and the artist of the portrait that is displayed.
4. Alexander Hamilton on the Subject of Slavery.
Additional keywords. U.S. Department of the Treasury; Federalist; James Earle Fraser.
Categories. • Government • Notable Persons • Patriots & Patriotism • Politics • War, US Revolutionary •
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