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Alexandria, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

George Johnston's Home

 
 
George Johnston's Home Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, March 24, 2019
1. George Johnston's Home Marker
Inscription.  Trustee of Alexandria 1752 until death in 1765, and was succeeded on board of trustees by George Washington. Member of House of Burgesses and moved the adoption of Patrick Henry's resolution on the "Stamp Act."
 
Erected by Alexandria Chamber of Commerce.
 
Location. 38° 48.149′ N, 77° 2.509′ W. Marker is in Alexandria, Virginia. Marker is on South Lee Street north of Duke Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 224 South Lee Street, Alexandria VA 22314, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Home of Dr. James Craik (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Residence of General William Brown, M.D. (about 300 feet away); The Fairfax House (about 300 feet away); Green & Brother Furniture (about 300 feet away); 115 Prince Street (about 300 feet away); Home of Elisha Cullen Dick (about 300 feet away); Gazette House (about 500 feet away); First Presbyterian Church of Alexandria (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Alexandria.
 
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George Johnston's Home Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, March 24, 2019
2. George Johnston's Home Marker
 This Old Town Alexandria home comes with a few histories. Washington Post article (Submitted on March 24, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.) 
 
Categories. Colonial EraNotable PersonsPolitics
 
Additional plaque on the building image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, March 24, 2019
3. Additional plaque on the building
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on March 24, 2019. This page originally submitted on March 24, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 48 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on March 24, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.
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