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Poulton Hall

Built 1947

 
 
Poulton Hall Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Devry Becker Jones, November 13, 2017
1. Poulton Hall Marker
Inscription.  The building commemorates Father Ferdinand Poulton, S.J. a founding member of the American Jesuit Community, who arrived in Maryland in 1638. The building was acquired under the College Building Program of the Federal Works Agency.
 
Erected by Georgetown University.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Churches & ReligionColonial EraEducation. A significant historical year for this entry is 1638.
 
Location. 38° 54.45′ N, 77° 4.292′ W. Marker is in Georgetown in Washington, District of Columbia. Marker is at the intersection of 37th Street Northwest and O Street Northwest, on the right when traveling north on 37th Street Northwest. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1419 37th 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. America's Oldest Catholic University (a few steps from this marker); John Carroll (within shouting distance of this marker); S/Sgt. Richard F. Hoffman, A.A.F. (within shouting distance of this marker); The Tree (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line);
Poulton Hall Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Devry Becker Jones, November 13, 2017
2. Poulton Hall Marker
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Healy Hall (about 300 feet away); La Casa Latina (about 300 feet away); The Black House (about 300 feet away); John Fitzgerald Kennedy (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Georgetown.
 
Also see . . .  Poulton Hall. (Submitted on November 13, 2017, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.)
 
Poulton Hall Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Devry Becker Jones, November 13, 2017
3. Poulton Hall Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 18, 2022. It was originally submitted on November 13, 2017, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 221 times since then and 64 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on November 13, 2017, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.

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Oct. 7, 2022