Penn Quarter in Washington, District of Columbia — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Martin Luther King, Jr. 1929 - 1968
The Extra Mile
—Points of Light Volunteer Pathway —
“The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy. The true neighbor will risk his position, his prestige and even his life for the welfare of others.”
Marker series. This marker is included in the Martin Luther King, Jr., and the Points of Light Volunteer Pathway marker series.
Location. 38° 53.903′ N, 77° 1.974′ W. Marker is in Penn Quarter, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker can be reached from G Street Northwest. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1429 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. Helen Keller 1880 - 1969 (a few steps from this marker); Juliette Gordon Low (within shouting distance of this marker); Eunice Kennedy Shriver (within shouting distance W. D. Boyce 1858 - 1929 (within shouting distance of this marker); Melvin Jones (within shouting distance of this marker); Cesar Chavez (within shouting distance of this marker); Ballington and Maud Booth (within shouting distance of this marker); William Edwin Hall 1876 - 1961 (within shouting distance of this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Penn Quarter.
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. This page has been viewed 179 times since then and 29 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on January 29, 2017.