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Capitol Hill in Washington, District of Columbia — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

“The Presidentís Trees”

 
 
“The Presidentís Trees” Marker image. Click for full size.
By Richard E. Miller, September 25, 2010
1. “The Presidentís Trees” Marker
Inscription. Dedicated by Maryland State Society, Daughters of the American Revolution, April 21, 1934. Growing on land that was once a part of Maryland and was in 1790 her gift to the United States of America for the national capitol, the 31 trees in this group have been dedicated to our 31 presidents by the 31 chapters of the Maryland D. A. R. as a part of the tercentenary celebration of the founding of the state. Soil from Marylandís historic spots have been placed at the base of each tree.
 
Erected 1934 by Maryland State Society, Daughters of the American Revolution.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
 
Location. 38° 53.769′ N, 77° 0.456′ W. Marker is in Capitol Hill, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker is on Columbus Circle near Louisiana Avenue. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 50 Massachusetts Avenue, Washington DC 20002, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Delaware Avenue & Columbus Circle, NE (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Christopher Columbus (about 300 feet away); The Freedom Bell (about 400 feet away);
Several of the President's Trees image. Click for full size.
By Tom Fuchs, January 19, 2008
2. Several of the President's Trees
"All Aboard" (about 500 feet away); Famine-Genocide in Ukraine (about 500 feet away); Gateway to The Nation's Capital (approx. 0.2 miles away); Japanese American Memorial to Patriotism During World War II (approx. 0.2 miles away); U.S. Reservation 196 (approx. ľ mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Capitol Hill.
 
Categories. Horticulture & Forestry
 
Several of the President's Trees image. Click for full size.
By Tom Fuchs, January 19, 2008
3. Several of the President's Trees
“The Presidentís Trees” image. Click for full size.
By Richard E. Miller, September 25, 2010
4. “The Presidentís Trees”
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Tom Fuchs of Greenbelt, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,486 times since then and 31 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on , by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland.   2, 3. submitted on , by Tom Fuchs of Greenbelt, Maryland.   4. submitted on , by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. This page was last revised on March 4, 2017.
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