Capitol Hill in Washington, District of Columbia — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
This house belongs to and is for the use of the people of the State of Florida. Through their contributions the building was purchased and renovated to create Florida house, the first state house in the Nation’s Capital. It is dedicated to all Floridians in the hope that here they will always find comfort and kindness.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Buildings.
Location. 38° 53.406′ N, 77° 0.203′ W. Marker is in Capitol Hill in Washington, District of Columbia. Marker is on 2nd Street Northeast north of East Capital Street Northeast, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1 2nd Street Northeast, Washington DC 20002, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Old Brick Capitol (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Frederick Douglass (about 700 feet away); St. Mark's Church (about 700 feet away); Alva Belmont House (about 700 feet away); Residence of Albert Gallatin (about 700 feet away); The Sewall-Belmont House & Museum (about 800 feet away); From June to December, 1917 (about 800 feet away); Fiery Destruction (about 800 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Capitol Hill.
Also see . . . There’s Only One State Embassy In Washington. Of Course, It’s Florida’s. Eliza McGraw, Atlas Obscura, October 28, 2016. (Submitted on February 4, 2018, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.)
Credits. This page was last revised on May 19, 2020. It was originally submitted on February 4, 2018, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. This page has been viewed 123 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on February 4, 2018, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.