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Foggy Bottom in Washington, District of Columbia — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Memorial Continental Hall

 
 
Memorial Continental Hall Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 13, 2011
1. Memorial Continental Hall Marker
Inscription.

has been designated a
Registered National
Historic Landmark


under the provisions of the
Historic Sites Act of August 21, 1935
This site possesses exceptional value
in commemorating or illustrating
the history of the United States

 
Erected 1973 by U.S. Department of the Interior National Park Service.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the National Historic Landmarks marker series.
 
Location. 38° 53.637′ N, 77° 2.377′ W. Marker is in Foggy Bottom, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker is on 17th Street NW near D Street, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1776 D Street NW, Washington DC 20006, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. NSDAR Founders Memorial (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); National Headquarters, American Red Cross (about 400 feet away); The Home of the Pan American Union (about 400 feet away); Ysabel I, La Catolica (about 400 feet away); The American Red Cross - Harvard Field Hospital Unit
Memorial Continental Hall image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 13, 2011
2. Memorial Continental Hall
Marker is below the columned portico, adjacent to the sidewalk. Looking south along 17th Street NW.
(about 400 feet away); Constitution Hall (about 600 feet away); Bulfinch Gate House (about 600 feet away); Museum of Modern Art of Latin America (about 700 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Foggy Bottom.
 
More about this marker. Marker is on the headquarters building of the Daughters of the American Revolution.
 
Also see . . .  Daughters of the American Revolution. (Submitted on March 19, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
Memorial Continental Hall image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 13, 2011
3. Memorial Continental Hall
North facade, along D Street NW. Entrance to D.A.R. Library and Museum is to immediate right of photo.
Memorial Continental Hall image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 13, 2011
4. Memorial Continental Hall
South facade, along C Street NW.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 705 times since then and 34 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on January 27, 2017.
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