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

1969

Transportation Walk

 
 
1969 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, April 1, 2019
1. 1969 Marker
Inscription.  Neil Armstrong commands the Apollo 11 and becomes the first man to land a craft and walk on the moon.

Follow the transportation exhibition surrounding the Department of Transportation Headquarters

 
Erected by United States Department of Transportation.
 
Location. 38° 52.525′ N, 77° 0.079′ W. Marker is in Navy Yard, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker can be reached from New Jersey Avenue Southeast near Tingey Street Southeast, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1200 New Jersey Avenue Southeast, Washington DC 20003, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Four Bicycles and a Three-Wheeler (a few steps from this marker); 1804-1806 (a few steps from this marker); 1775 (a few steps from this marker); 1806 (a few steps from this marker); a different marker also named 1804-1806 (a few steps from this marker); a different marker also named 1775 (a few steps from
1969 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, January 15, 2018
2. 1969 Marker
this marker); Three Gas Pumps (a few steps from this marker); 1786 (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Navy Yard.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on May 27, 2019. This page originally submitted on January 15, 2018, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 69 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on April 1, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.   2. submitted on January 15, 2018, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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