Penn Quarter in Washington, District of Columbia — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
W.E.B. DuBois 1868 - 1963 & Mary White Ovington 1865-1951
The Extra Mile
—Points of Light Volunteer Pathway —
“I believe that all men black and brown and white, are brothers, varying in time and opportunity, in form and gift and feature, but differing in no essential particular, and alike in soul and the possibility of infinite development.” — W.E.B. DuBois
Marker series. This marker is included in the Points of Light Volunteer Pathway marker series.
Location. 38° 53.897′ N, 77° 1.86′ W. Marker is in Penn Quarter, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker can be reached from G Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1330 G Street Northwest, Washington DC 20005, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Luther and Charlotte Gulick (a few steps from this marker); Harriet Tubman circa 1820 - 1913 (within shouting distance of this marker); Dorothea Dix 1802 - 1887 Jane Addams 1860 - 1935 (within shouting distance of this marker); Susan B. Anthony 1820 - 1906 (within shouting distance of this marker); The Church of the Epiphany (within shouting distance of this marker); Ida Wells-Barnett 1862 - 1921 (within shouting distance of this marker); Cesar Chavez (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line). Click for a list of all markers in Penn Quarter.
Also see . . . Mary White Ovington and William Edward Burghardt (W.E.B.) Dubois. Points of Light. (Submitted on December 29, 2015, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.)
Categories. • African Americans • Politics •
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