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Foggy Bottom in Washington, District of Columbia — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Pablo Neruda

 
 
Pablo Neruda Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Jones, March 12, 2018
1. Pablo Neruda Marker
Inscription.  
Pablo Neruda
1904 - 1973
Premio Nobel
De Literatura
1971

English translation:
Pablo Neruda
1904 - 1937
Nobel Prize
For Literature
1971

 
Location. 38° 53.55′ N, 77° 2.435′ W. Marker is in Foggy Bottom, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker is on Constitution Avenue NW (U.S. 50) west of 17th Street NW. Touch for map. On the grounds of the Organization of American States. Marker is at or near this postal address: 201 17th Street NW, Washington DC 20006, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Gabriela Mistral (a few steps from this marker); Inuksuk (within shouting distance of this marker); Cordell Hull (within shouting distance of this marker); Eloy Alfaro (within shouting distance of this marker); José Cecilio del Valle (within shouting distance of this marker); José Artigas Memorial
Juana Inés de la Cruz statue on the grounds image. Click for full size.
By Devry Jones, March 12, 2018
2. Juana Inés de la Cruz statue on the grounds
Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz
Poetisa Mexicana
1651-1695

English translation:
Sister Juana Inés de la Cruz
Mexican Poet
1651-1695
(about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Home of the Pan American Union (about 300 feet away); Ysabel I, La Catolica (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Foggy Bottom.
 
Categories. Arts, Letters, Music
 
Teresa de la Parra statue on the grounds image. Click for full size.
By Devry Jones, March 12, 2018
3. Teresa de la Parra statue on the grounds
Teresa de la Parra
Novelista Venezolana
1889-1936

English translation:
Teresa De La Parra
Venezuelan Novelist
1889-1936
Romulo Gallegos statue on the grounds image. Click for full size.
By Devry Jones, March 12, 2018
4. Romulo Gallegos statue on the grounds
Romulo Gallegos
Novelista
Venezolano
1884-1969

English translation:
Romulo Gallegos
Venezuelan Novelist
1884-1969
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on March 14, 2018. This page originally submitted on March 12, 2018, by Devry Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 58 times since then. Photos:   1. submitted on March 12, 2018, by Devry Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.   2, 3, 4. submitted on March 13, 2018, by Devry Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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