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Fort Myer in Arlington County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Fort Myer Historic District

 
 
Fort Myer Historic District Marker image. Click for full size.
By Richard E. Miller, November 29, 2013
1. Fort Myer Historic District Marker
Inscription.
has been designated a
Registered National
Historical 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

U.S. Department of the Interior
National Park Service

1973

 
Erected 1973 by National Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the National Historic Landmarks marker series.
 
Location. 38° 52.924′ N, 77° 4.971′ W. Marker is in Fort Myer, Virginia, in Arlington County. Marker is on Sheridan Ave. north of Reba Place, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Fort Myer VA 22211, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Commander in Chief's Oak (within shouting distance of this marker); 12th Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); First Flight of an Airplane on a U.S. Army Installation (within shouting distance of this marker); Thomas Etholen Selfridge
Fort Myer Historic District Marker image. Click for full size.
By Richard E. Miller, November 29, 2013
2. Fort Myer Historic District Marker
(within shouting distance of this marker); Famous Firsts in Aeronautics at Fort Myer (within shouting distance of this marker); Centennial of Military Aviation (within shouting distance of this marker); Fort Whipple (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); John C. McKinney Memorial Stables (about 400 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Fort Myer.
 
Categories. Forts, Castles
 
Fort Myer Historic District - view looking south on Sheridan Street from near marker image. Click for full size.
By Richard E. Miller, November 29, 2013
3. Fort Myer Historic District - view looking south on Sheridan Street from near marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. This page has been viewed 351 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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