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

State, War, and Navy Building

 
 
State, War, and Navy Building Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, August 4, 2007
1. State, War, and Navy Building 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

U.S. Department of the Interior
National Park Service
1972

 
Erected 1972 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° 53.912′ N, 77° 2.311′ W. Marker is in Downtown, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker is at the intersection of Pennsylvania Avenue and West Executive Avenue, on the right when traveling east on Pennsylvania Avenue. Click for map. Located on the north side courtyard fence for the Old Executive Office Building. Marker is in this post office area: Washington DC 20005, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Executive Office Building (here, next to this marker); These Five-Inch Brass Trophy Guns (a few steps from this marker); Dwight D. Eisenhower Executive Office Building (a few steps
Executive Office Building Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain
2. Executive Office Building Marker
from this marker); The Lee House (within shouting distance of this marker); First Home of the Reserve Officers Association (within shouting distance of this marker); In Honor of Leslie Coffelt (within shouting distance of this marker); Francis Preston Blair (within shouting distance of this marker); The Blair House (within shouting distance of this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Downtown.
 
Also see . . .  Old Executive Office Building. National Park Service history of the building. (Submitted on December 15, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.) 
 
Additional keywords. "Eisenhower Executive Office Building"
 
Categories. MilitaryNotable Buildings
 
Old Executive Building (north face). image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, November 11, 2013
3. Old Executive Building (north face).
Old Executive Building (west side). image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, November 11, 2013
4. Old Executive Building (west side).
Old Executive Building (south face) image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, November 11, 2013
5. Old Executive Building (south face)
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,324 times since then and 4 times this year. Last updated on , by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.   3, 4, 5. submitted on , by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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