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

The Black House

Georgetown University

 

—Center for Multicultural Equity & Access —

 
The Black House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, December 8, 2017
1. The Black House Marker
Inscription. Founded 1970 by the Black Student Alliance as a gathering place for community and support. Rededicated 2013 as a continuing force for justice and equality at Georgetown for generations to come.
 
Erected by Georgetown University.
 
Location. 38° 54.439′ N, 77° 4.225′ W. Marker is in Georgetown, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker is on 36th Street Northwest south of O Street NW, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1318 36th Street NW, Washington DC 20007, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. La Casa Latina (here, next to this marker); John Fitzgerald Kennedy (a few steps from this marker); Holy Trinity Parish (within shouting distance of this marker); Holy Hill (within shouting distance of this marker); Holy Trinity Church (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Poulton Hall (about 300 feet away); America's Oldest Catholic University (about 300 feet away); Restoration of Georgetown’s Call Boxes (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Georgetown.
 
Categories. African AmericansEducation
 
The Black House with Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, December 8, 2017
2. The Black House with Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 4, 2018. This page originally submitted on December 8, 2017, by Devry Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 58 times since then and 14 times this year. Last updated on May 31, 2018, by Devry Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 8, 2017, by Devry Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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