Downtown in Washington, District of Columbia — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
State, War, and Navy Building
Under the provisions of the
Historic Sites Act of August 21, 1935
this site possesses exceptional value
in commemorating or illustrating
the history of the United States
U.S. Department of the Interior
National Park Service
Erected 1972 by U.S. Department of the Interior
National Park Service.
Marker series. This marker is included in the National Historic Landmarks marker series.
Location. 38° 53.912′ N, 77° 2.311′ W. Marker is in Downtown, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker is at the intersection of Pennsylvania Avenue and West Executive Avenue, on the right when traveling east on Pennsylvania Avenue. Touch for map. Located on the north side courtyard fence for the Old Executive Office Building. Marker is in this post office area: Washington DC 20005, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Executive Office Building (here, next to this marker); These Five-Inch Brass Trophy Guns (a few steps from this marker); Dwight D. Eisenhower Executive Office Building (a few steps from The Lee House (within shouting distance of this marker); First Home of the Reserve Officers Association (within shouting distance of this marker); In Honor of Leslie Coffelt (within shouting distance of this marker); The Blair House (within shouting distance of this marker); The Entrance Gardens (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Downtown.
Also see . . . Old Executive Office Building. National Park Service history of the building. (Submitted on December 15, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Additional keywords. "Eisenhower Executive Office Building"
Categories. • Military • Notable Buildings •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 15, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,379 times since then and 10 times this year. Last updated on January 12, 2014, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on December 15, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. 3, 4, 5. submitted on November 11, 2013, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.