Lamond Riggs in Washington, District of Columbia — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
African American Heritage Trail, Washington, DC
— 5321 First Place, NE —
Caption from image on marker:
Teenarama Dance Party, 1963.
Courtesy of Beverly Lindsey-Johnson
Erected by Cultural Tourism DC.
Marker series. This marker is included in the African American Heritage Trail marker series.
Location. 38° 57.306′ N, 77° 0.257′ W. Marker is in Lamond Riggs Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 5321 First Place Northeast, Washington DC 20011, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Marlon Francisco Morales (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); In Memory of Those Who Lost Their Lives on June 22, 2009 (approx. ¼ mile away); Legacy Memorial Park (approx. 0.4 miles away); Civil War Defenses of Washington (approx. 0.4 miles away); Fort Totten (approx. 0.4 miles away); a different marker also named Fort Totten (approx. half a mile away); a different marker also named Fort Totten (approx. half a mile away); Fort Slocum (approx. 0.6 miles away).
More about this marker. The building is currently called Lighthouse Center for Healing. It was formerly the Rape Crisis Center.
Also see . . .
1. WOOK-TV Building, African American Heritage Trail. African American Heritage Trail locations for Northeast DC not on trails in specific Northeast DC neighborhoods. (Submitted on October 13, 2017.)
2. WOOK-TV 14/Washington, DC. From the history of UHF TV (Submitted on October 14, 2017, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on December 16, 2019. This page originally submitted on October 13, 2017, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 273 times since then and 3 times this year. Last updated on January 23, 2018, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. Photos: 1. submitted on October 13, 2017, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. 2. submitted on November 30, 2017, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.