U Street Corridor in Washington, District of Columbia — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Georgia Douglas Johnson Residence
African American Heritage Trail, Washington, DC
— 1461 S Street, NW —
Erected by Cultural Tourism DC.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: African Americans • Arts, Letters, Music • Government & Politics • Women. In addition, it is included in the African American Heritage Trail, and the Former U.S. Presidents: #27 William Howard Taft series lists. A significant historical year for this entry is 1877.
Location. 38° Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1461 S Street Northwest, Washington DC 20009, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. This section of 15th St. (within shouting distance of this marker); Bishop's Gate Condominium (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); John Wesley Cromwell Residence (about 400 feet away); Fifteenth Street Presbyterian Church (about 500 feet away); This is part of the Shaw neighborhood (about 500 feet away); Strong Families and Eminent Citizens (about 600 feet away); The Hawarden (about 700 feet away); Owen D Young Peace Tower (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in U Street Corridor.
More about this marker.
Georgia Douglas Johnson, 1920s
Moorland-Spingarn Research Center, Howard University
Credits. This page was last revised on May 20, 2020. It was originally submitted on July 29, 2016, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 342 times since then and 13 times this year. Last updated on March 9, 2018, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 29, 2016, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.