Logan Circle in Washington, District of Columbia — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Fifteenth Street Presbyterian Church
African American Heritage Trail, Washington, DC
15th and R streets, NW
Erected by Cultural Tourism DC.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: African Americans • Churches & Religion • Civil Rights • Education. In addition, it is included in the African American Heritage Trail series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1841.
Location. 38° 54.772′ N, 77° 2.062′ W. Marker is in Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1501 15th Street Northwest, Washington DC 20009, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Bishop's Gate Condominium (within shouting distance of this marker); The Dupont Circle area has always been (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Georgia Douglas Johnson Residence (about 500 feet away); The Hawarden (about 500 feet away); This section of 15th St. (about 500 feet away); Paying Attention (about 700 feet away); Embassy of the Republic of Congo (about 700 feet away); John Wesley Cromwell Residence (about 800 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Logan Circle.
More about this marker.
Rev. Francis J. Grimke
Scurlock Studio Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
Also see . . . Fifteenth Street Presbyterian Church, African American Heritage Trail. (Submitted on January 14, 2018, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.)
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