Downtown in Washington, District of Columbia — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
The Peace Convention
Erected 1961 by Virginia Civil War Commission.
Location. 38° 53.78′ N, 77° 1.934′ W. Marker is in Downtown, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker is on Pennsylvania Avenue, NW, 0.1 miles west of 14th Street , NW (U.S. 1), on the right. Click for map. Marker is on the south exterior wall of the Willard Inter-Continental Hotel Building. The marker is to the right of entrance to the hotel when facing the hotel. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1401 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW, Washington DC 20004, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The New Willard (here, next to this marker); Julia Ward Howe (here, next to this marker); Willard Inter-Continental Hotel (a few steps from this marker); Jean Monnet (a few steps from this marker); Reserve Officers Association of the United States (within shouting distance of this marker); National Press Club (within shouting distance of this marker); The United States Court of Claims (within shouting distance of this marker); Joseph Baer Danzansky (within shouting distance of this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Downtown.
Also see . . . Peace Conference of 1861. Wikipedia. (Submitted on January 15, 2016, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.)
Categories. • Notable Events • Peace • Politics • War, US Civil •
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