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Southwest Federal Center in Washington, District of Columbia — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Wilson Memorial Arch

 
 
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By Devry Becker Jones, November 22, 2017
1. Wilson Memorial Arch Marker
Inscription.  In recognition of the Public Service of James Wilson as the Secretary for the Department of Agriculture from 1897 to 1913.
 
Location. 38° 53.243′ N, 77° 1.879′ W. Marker is in Southwest Federal Center, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker is at the intersection of Independence Avenue Southwest and 14th Street Southwest, on the right when traveling east on Independence Avenue Southwest. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1301 Independence Avenue Southwest, Washington DC 20250, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. James Wilson (a few steps from this marker); a different marker also named Wilson Memorial Arch (a few steps from this marker); Yates Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Escape Across the Potomac (within shouting distance of this marker); Smokey Bear Blue Spruce (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Jean Hillery and Thomas Quadros (about 400 feet away); The General Dwight David Eisenhower Plaza (about 500 feet away); Raoul Wallenberg Place (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Southwest Federal Center.
 
More about this marker. This marker has an identical marker on the other side of the Wilson Memorial Arch.
 
Also see . . .
Wilson Memorial Arch Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, November 22, 2017
2. Wilson Memorial Arch Marker
 James Wilson - Wikipedia. (Submitted on November 24, 2017, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
 
Categories. AgricultureArchitectureGovernment & Politics
 
Sec. of Agriculture James Wilson image. Click for full size.
Internet Archive
3. Sec. of Agriculture James Wilson
by Thomas Fleming in Around the Capital with Uncle Hank, 1902.
Wilson Memorial Arch Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, November 22, 2017
4. Wilson Memorial Arch Marker
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on January 31, 2020. This page originally submitted on November 22, 2017, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 175 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 22, 2017, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.   3. submitted on July 3, 2019, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.   4. submitted on November 22, 2017, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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