Sheridan-Kalorama in Washington, District of Columbia — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
—Call Box Restoration Project —
Three chief justices of the Supreme Court lived in Sheridan-Kalorama. William Howard Taft, appointed Chief Justice after his presidency, lived at 2215 Wyoming Ave. Charles Evans Hughes, a U.S. Secretary of State and an unsuccessful candidate for President in 1916, became Chief Justice in 1930 and resided at 2223 R St. Harlan Fiske Stone, a U.S. Attorney General, occupied 1919 24th St. during his tenure. Other prominent Supreme Court justices have lived in Sheridan-Kalorama including Louis Brandeis, Joseph McKenna and Sandra Day O'Connor, the first female justice of the Supreme Court.
About the artist: Peter Waddell, artist, specializes in images of the 18th and 19th century Washington.
Call box locator map: Decatur Pl. and 22nd St.
Erected by Cultural Tourism DC.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Art on Call marker series.
Location. Marker has been reported damaged. 38° 54.981′ Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Washington DC 20008, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this location. Simón Bolívar (1783-1830) (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Presidents (about 500 feet away); The Lindens (about 600 feet away); Joel Barlow (about 800 feet away); Little Friar (about 800 feet away); Women of Influence (about 800 feet away); Woodrow Wilson House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Robert Emmet (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Sheridan-Kalorama.
More about this marker. Marker appears weather damaged
Categories. • Politics • Women •
Credits. This page was last revised on January 16, 2018. This page originally submitted on January 13, 2018, by Devry Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 84 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on January 13, 2018, by Devry Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.