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

2005

 
 
2005 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, February 12, 2018
1. 2005 Marker
Inscription.  Baseball returns to Washington, D.C. after a 33-year absence as the new Washington Nationals franchise hosts the Arizona Diamondbacks in their home opener on April 14th.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Sports.
 
Location. 38° 52.304′ N, 77° 0.496′ W. Marker is in Navy Yard in Washington, District of Columbia. Marker can be reached from Potomac Avenue Southeast east of South Capitol Street Southeast, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1500 South Capitol Street 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. 1971 (here, next to this marker); 1961 (a few steps from this marker); Frank Oliver Howard (a few steps from this marker); 1948 (a few steps from this marker); Walter Perry Johnson (a few steps from this marker); 1937 (within shouting distance of this marker); 1910 (within shouting distance of this marker); Joshua (Josh) Gibson (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Navy Yard.
 
Also see . . .  Washington Nationals
2005 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, February 12, 2018
2. 2005 Marker
. (Submitted on February 13, 2018, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.)
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 27, 2019. It was originally submitted on February 12, 2018, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 104 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on February 12, 2018, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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