Georgetown in Washington, District of Columbia — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Freed Slave and Future President
About 150 years later, for six months in 1953, Senator John Kennedy
Erected by Cultural Tourism DC.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: African Americans • Arts, Letters, Music • Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Government & Politics. In addition, it is included in the DC, Art on Call, and the Former U.S. Presidents: #35 John F. Kennedy series lists. A significant historical year for this entry is 1800.
Location. 38° 54.699′ N, 77° 4.079′ W. Marker is in Georgetown in Washington, District of Columbia. Marker is at the intersection of Dent Place Northwest and 34th Street Northwest, on the right when traveling east on Dent Place Northwest. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3400 Dent Place 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. Hilleary's Smiling Corner (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); In Memory of Grosvenor Chapman (about 500 1667 Wisconsin Ave. NW (about 700 feet away); The Original Georgetown Reservoir (about 700 feet away); Volta Bureau (about 700 feet away); Temple of Learning and Talent (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Georgetown Heights (approx. 0.2 miles away); Volta Place: A Place in History (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Georgetown.
Also see . . . Yarrow Mamout Residence Site, African American Heritage Trail. (Submitted on January 1, 2018, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.)
Additional keywords. Islam, first ladies, slavery
Credits. This page was last revised on March 17, 2019. It was originally submitted on January 1, 2018, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 194 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on January 1, 2018, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. 4. submitted on March 28, 2018, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. 5. submitted on April 4, 2018, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.