Downtown in Washington, District of Columbia — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Cliﬀord W. Beers 1876 - 1943
The Extra Mile
—Points of Light Volunteer Pathway —
“A pen rather than a lance has been my weapon of offence and defense; with its point I should prick the civic conscience and bring into a neglected field men and women who should act as champions for those afflicted thousands least able to fight for themselves.”
Marker series. This marker is included in the Points of Light Volunteer Pathway marker series.
Location. 38° 53.898′ N, 77° 1.75′ W. Marker is in Downtown, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker can be reached from G Street Northwest. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1212 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. Roger Baldwin 1884 - 1981 (here, next to this marker); Children's Hospital (within shouting Wallace Campbell 1911 - 1998 (within shouting distance of this marker); Samuel Gompers 1850 - 1924 (within shouting distance of this marker); Rachel Carson 1907 - 1964 (within shouting distance of this marker); John Muir 1838 - 1914 (within shouting distance of this marker); Bill W. and Dr. Bob (within shouting distance of this marker); Ida Wells-Barnett 1862 - 1921 (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line). Click for a list of all markers in Downtown.
Also see . . . Clifford Beers. Points of Light. (Submitted on January 13, 2016, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.)
Categories. • Charity & Public Work •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. This page has been viewed 214 times since then and 22 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 November 27, 2016.