Dupont Circle in Washington, District of Columbia — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
By Barbara Hepworth
—In Tribute to Dag Hammarskjöld —
By Jacob Blaustein
This half-size bronze of the monumental abstract sculpture, which in 1964 was placed in front of the United Nations Building in New York, symbolizes the late Secretary-General's singleness of purpose in his zealous pursuit of peace.
Presented to The Johns Hopkins University Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies by the Blaustein, Rosenberg and Thalheimer Families
Dedicated April 6, 2005
Erected 2005 by The Blaustein, Rosenberg and Thalheimer Families.
Location. 38° 54.51′ N, 77° 2.411′ W. Marker is in Dupont Circle, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker can be reached from Massachusetts Avenue Northwest west of 17th Street Northwest, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Washington DC 20036, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Segment of the Berlin Wall (a few steps from this marker); Hélène De Beir (a few steps from this marker); Bernardo O'Higgins (within shouting distance of this marker); The Paul and Phyllis Nitze Building (within shouting distance of this marker); You are standing at the edge of Embassy Row (within shouting distance of this marker); The Stephanie Tubbs Jones Building (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Andrew Mellon Building (about 500 feet away); Admiral Miguel Grau (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Dupont Circle.
Categories. • Arts, Letters, Music • Peace •
Credits. This page was last revised on March 22, 2019. This page originally submitted on January 14, 2018, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 84 times since then and 9 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on January 14, 2018, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.