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

Prospect House

 
 
Prospect House Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, March 15, 2016
1. Prospect House Marker
Inscription.  
Prospect House
Erected 1788
by
John Templeman
later home of
James Forrestal
First Secretary of Defense
1947-1949

 
Erected 1950 by National Capital Sesquicentennial Commission.
 
Location. 38° 54.35′ N, 77° 4.166′ W. Marker is in Georgetown, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker is on Prospect Street Northwest west of 35th Street Northwest, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3508 Prospect Street Northwest, Washington DC 20007, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 3425 Prospect Street Northwest (within shouting distance of this marker); Hollywood on the Potomac (within shouting distance of this marker); The Exorcist Steps (within shouting distance of this marker); Holy Trinity Church (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Halcyon House (about 400 feet away); Houses With A Prospect (about 400 feet away); Francis Scott Key Bridge (about 400 feet away); Holy Hill (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Georgetown.
 
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Prospect House Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, March 15, 2016
2. Prospect House Marker
The marker is on the left most corner of the house, to the left of the downspout.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 12, 2019. This page originally submitted on March 16, 2016, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 405 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 16, 2016, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.
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