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Foggy Bottom in Washington, District of Columbia — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Sheen Hok Gate

"Learning and Using in the Proper Way"

 
 
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By Devry Jones, March 13, 2018
1. Sheen Hok Gate Marker
Inscription.  
Dedicated in honor of the Philanthropic efforts of Louis S.C. and Alice T.H.W. Chiu, J.P.
Of Hong Kong, China
Recipients of The President's Medal, 2001
Founders, The Sheen Hok Charitable Foundation
Serving the Elderly, Disabled, Sick, and Needy and Victims of Natural Disasters
Improving Health and Education for China's Children for Over 20 Years
Supporting The George Washington University Medical Center's Past and Present Activities to advance Educational Opportunities for Physician in China and around the World

Stephen J. Trachtenberg, President
John F. Williams, MD, Vice President and Dean Charles T. Manatt, Chairman of the Board
James Scott, MD, Associate Dean
Philip S. Amsterdam, Chair, Committee on Medical Center
 
Erected 2002 by The George Washington University.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: EducationPatriots & PatriotismScience & Medicine.
 
Location. 38° 54.042′ N, 77° 3.022′ 
Sheen Hok Gate Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Jones, March 13, 2018
2. Sheen Hok Gate Marker
W. Marker is in Foggy Bottom in Washington, District of Columbia. Marker is at the intersection of 23rd Street Northwest and I Street Northwest, on the left when traveling north on 23rd Street Northwest. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 900 23rd Street Northwest, Washington DC 20037, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Liberty Baptist Church (within shouting distance of this marker); John A. Wilson, D.P.S. '92 (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Site of 2310 H Street, Northwest (about 500 feet away); Philip S. Amsterdam Hall (about 500 feet away); The American Meridian (about 500 feet away); ΦΒΚ (Phi Beta Kappa) (about 500 feet away); Leonard A. Grimes (about 600 feet away); St. Mary’s Episcopal Church (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Foggy Bottom.
 
Sheen Hok Gate Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Jones, March 14, 2018
3. Sheen Hok Gate Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on March 22, 2019. It was originally submitted on March 13, 2018, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 122 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 13, 2018, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.   3. submitted on March 15, 2018, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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