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Mount Pleasant in Washington, District of Columbia — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Francis Asbury

1745-1816

 

—Pioneer Methodist Bishop in America —

 
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By Devry Becker Jones, December 24, 2017
1. Francis Asbury Marker
Inscription.  
South side of statue:
Francis Asbury
1745-1816
Pioneer
Methodist Bishop
in America


East side of statue:
His continuous journey through cities,
villages and settlements from 1771 to 1816
greatly promoted patriotism, education, morality,
and religion in the American Republic—Act of Congress

North side of statue:
The Prophet
of the Long Road


West side of statue:
If you seek for the results of his labor
you will see them
in our Christian Civilization

 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Francis Asbury, Traveling Methodist Preacher marker series.
 
Location. 38° 55.661′ N, 77° 2.202′ W. Marker is in Mount Pleasant, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker is on 16th Street Northwest north of Harvard Street Northwest, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3045 Mount Pleasant Street Northwest, Washington DC 20009, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this
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By Devry Becker Jones, December 24, 2017
2. Francis Asbury Marker
marker. Fashionable 16th Street (a few steps from this marker); The Trolley Arrives in Mount Pleasant (within shouting distance of this marker); Everyday People (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Turbulence and Change (about 400 feet away); The Wilson Center (about 500 feet away); Upheaval and Activism (about 600 feet away); Social Justice (about 700 feet away); Ambassadors of Faith (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Mount Pleasant.
 
Also see . . .  Francis Asbury (Lukeman). (Submitted on December 24, 2017, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.)
 
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By Devry Becker Jones, December 24, 2017
3. Francis Asbury Marker
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By Devry Becker Jones, December 24, 2017
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By Devry Becker Jones, December 24, 2017
5. Francis Asbury Marker
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By Devry Becker Jones, December 24, 2017
6. Francis Asbury Marker
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on March 22, 2019. This page originally submitted on December 24, 2017, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 79 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on December 24, 2017, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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