Navy Yard in Washington, District of Columbia — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected by U.S. Department of Transportation.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Government & Politics • Roads & Vehicles. In addition, it is included in the D.C. - Transportation Walk, and the Former U.S. Presidents: #34 Dwight D. Eisenhower series lists. A significant historical year for this entry is 1956.
Location. 38° 52.528′ N, 77° 0.196′ W. Marker is in Navy Yard in Washington, District of Columbia. Marker can be reached from Tingey Street Southeast east of New Jersey Avenue Southeast, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1200 New Jersey Avenue Southeast, Washington DC 20590, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 1960 / 2000 (here, next to this marker); 1958 (here, next to this marker); 1947 (a few steps from this marker); Wright Brothers' 1903 Flyer / Lockheed Vega / P-51 Mustang Fighter / Bell-47 Flyer / Global Flyer USS Sequoia / USS Memphis / Skipjack / Canal Barge / USS Constitution (a few steps from this marker); a different marker also named 1956 (a few steps from this marker); Cantilever Bridge (a few steps from this marker); 1970 / 2000 (a few steps from this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Navy Yard.
Credits. This page was last revised on August 23, 2021. It was originally submitted on February 2, 2018, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 103 times since then and 7 times this year. Photo 1. submitted on August 23, 2021, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.