Foggy Bottom in Washington, District of Columbia — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
— The George Washington University —
Artist: Calder Brannock, CCAS BA '07
"Art on Call" is a program of Cultural Tourism DC, with support from:
•Office of Deputy Mayor for Planning and Economic Development
•District Department of Transportation
•The George Washington
Erected 2012 by Cultural Tourism DC.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Art on Call marker series.
Location. Marker has been reported missing. It was located near 38° 53.972′ N, 77° 2.807′ W. Marker was in Foggy Bottom, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker was at the intersection of 21st Street Northwest and H Street Northwest, on the right when traveling south on 21st Street Northwest. On the stand of one of the city police and fire departments' call boxes (now refurbished by "Art on Call" with a bust of Ingrid Bergman where the box's old-fashioned, land-line instruments were installed prior to the digital age - steps away from the GWU's "River Horse" marker, on the sidewalk at the northeast corner of Lisner Auditorium. Touch for map. Marker was at or near this postal address: 730 21st Street Northwest, Washington DC 20052, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this location. GW's River Horse (here, next to this marker); A Bench By The Road (a few steps from this marker); George Gamow (within shouting distance of this marker); Professors Gate (within shouting distance of this marker); At GW, Being Bright Comes Naturally Edward Teller (within shouting distance of this marker); Announcement of the Atomic Age (within shouting distance of this marker); Free Mandela (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Foggy Bottom.
More about this marker. Plaque has been removed from below the relief of Bergman's face.
Also see . . . Lisner Auditorium Segregation Controversy, 1948. (Submitted on February 7, 2014, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland.)
Categories. • African Americans • Arts, Letters, Music • Civil Rights • Women •
More. Search the internet for Ingrid Bergman.
Credits. This page was last revised on March 17, 2019. This page originally submitted on August 6, 2012, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. This page has been viewed 918 times since then and 37 times this year. Last updated on December 15, 2017, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. Photos: 1. submitted on August 6, 2012, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. 2. submitted on December 15, 2017, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. 3, 4, 5. submitted on August 6, 2012, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.