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Dupont Circle in Washington, District of Columbia — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Theodore Roosevelt

1858 - 1919

 
 
Theodore Roosevelt Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, August 17, 2013
1. Theodore Roosevelt Marker
Inscription.  
"Only he can become a good citizen who remains true to the heritage of his native land."

This plaque is dedicated in gratitude to the memory of:
Theodore Roosevelt

the 26th President of the United States, signer of the Charter of the Hungarian Reformed Federation of America, passed by Congress, March 2, 1907.

 
Erected by Hungarian Reformed Federation of America.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Government & Politics. In addition, it is included in the Former U.S. Presidents: #26 Theodore Roosevelt series list. A significant historical date for this entry is March 2, 1907.
 
Location. 38° 54.63′ N, 77° 2.703′ W. Marker is in Dupont Circle in Washington, District of Columbia. Marker is on 20th Street Northwest north of Massachusetts Avenue Northwest, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1520 20th Street Northwest, Washington DC 20036, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Lajos (Louis) Kossuth (here, next to this marker); Hungarian Veterans Memorial (here, next to this marker); a different
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By Devry Becker Jones, February 9, 2018
2. Theodore Roosevelt Marker
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marker also named Lajos (Louis) Kossuth (a few steps from this marker); Development in the neighborhood (within shouting distance of this marker); James G. Blaine Mansion (within shouting distance of this marker); Excerpt from Walt Whitman's "The Dresser" (1865 version) and "We Embrace" by E. Ethelbert Miller (within shouting distance of this marker); Dewi Saraswati (within shouting distance of this marker); Indonesian Embassy / Walsh-McLean Mansion (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Dupont Circle.
 
Theodore Roosevelt image. Click for full size.
Library of Congress
3. Theodore Roosevelt
From "Three faces of Theodore Roosevelt" published between ca. 1900 and ca. 1919 by The American Press Association.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 9, 2020. It was originally submitted on February 9, 2018, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 151 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on October 29, 2020, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.   2. submitted on February 9, 2018, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.   3. submitted on November 9, 2020, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.

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