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

Edgar Allen 1862 - 1937

The Extra Mile

 

—Points of Light Volunteer Pathway —

 
Edgar Allen 1862 - 1937 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, December 28, 2015
1. Edgar Allen 1862 - 1937 Marker
Inscription. Edgar “Daddy” Allen founded Easter Seals in 1919. Inspired by his vision and passion, Easter Seals creates solutions that change lives and assures that children and adults with disabilities can live with equality, dignity and independence.

“Your life and mine should be valued not by what we take… but by what we give.”
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Points of Light Volunteer Pathway marker series.
 
Location. 38° 53.829′ N, 77° 2.015′ W. Marker is in Penn Quarter, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker can be reached from 15th Street Nothwest. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 515 15th Street Nothwest, Washington DC 20004, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Paul Harris 1868 - 1947 (a few steps from this marker); Site of Rhodes Tavern (within shouting distance of this marker); Frederick Douglass 1817 - 1895 (within shouting distance of this marker); Clara Barton 1821 - 1912 (within shouting distance of this marker); The United States Treasury (within shouting distance of this marker); Dr. Edgar J. Helms
Edgar Allen 1862 - 1937 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, December 28, 2015
2. Edgar Allen 1862 - 1937 Marker
(within shouting distance of this marker); Dr. Ethel Percy Andrus 1884 - 1967 (within shouting distance of this marker); The Hotel Washington (within shouting distance of this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Penn Quarter.
 
Also see . . .  Edgar Allen. Points of Light. (Submitted on January 13, 2016, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.) 
 
Categories. Charity & Public Work
 
Edgar Allen image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, December 28, 2015
3. Edgar Allen
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. This page has been viewed 223 times since then and 13 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.
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