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Gen. John A. Rawlins Memorial

 
 
Gen. John A. Rawlins Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Richard E. Miller, December 20, 2011
1. Gen. John A. Rawlins Memorial
Inscription.

RAWLINS

 
Erected 1874.
 
Location. 38° 53.742′ N, 77° 2.521′ W. Marker is in Foggy Bottom, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker is at the intersection of E Street, NW, and 18th Street, NW, in the median on E Street, NW,. Click for map. The memorial statue faces west at the east end of Rawlins Park which makes up the median between the east and west-bound lanes of E Street, NW. Marker is in this post office area: Washington DC 20006, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Peace at Last! (within shouting distance of this marker); The Octagon (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The American Red Cross - Harvard Field Hospital Unit (about 500 feet away); Constitution Hall (about 600 feet away); National Headquarters, American Red Cross (about 600 feet away); NSDAR Founders Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Memorial Continental Hall (approx. 0.2 miles away); Simón Bolívar (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Foggy Bottom.
 
Also see . . .  John Aaron Rawlins. (Submitted on March 13, 2012, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland.)
 
Additional keywords.
General Rawlins, close-up of statue image. Click for full size.
By Richard E. Miller, December 20, 2011
2. General Rawlins, close-up of statue
Brigadier General (brevet Major General), U.S. Army; U.S. Secretary of War; Joseph A. Bailey, sculptor
 
Categories. Notable PersonsPoliticsWar, US Civil
 
Gen. John Aaron Rawlins, U.S. Army - later U.S. Secretary of War image. Click for full size.
Library of Congress
3. Gen. John Aaron Rawlins, U.S. Army - later U.S. Secretary of War
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. This page has been viewed 482 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on March 4, 2017.
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