Brightwood in Washington, District of Columbia — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Military Road School
African American Heritage Trail, Washington, DC
— 1375 Missouri Avenue, NW —
Erected by Cultural Tourism DC.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: African Americans • Education • War, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the African American Heritage Trail series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1864.
Location. 38° 57.724′ N, 77° 1.943′ W. Marker is in Brightwood in Washington, District of Columbia. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1375 Missouri Avenue Northwest, Washington DC 20011, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. School Days (within shouting distance of this marker); An African American Enclave (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Aunt Betty's Story (approx. 0.2 miles away); Fort Stevens (approx. 0.2 miles away); “Get Down You Fool” (approx. 0.2 miles away); Build It And They Will Come (approx. ¼ mile away); Early Entrepreneurs (approx. ¼ mile away); A Streetcar Named Brightwood (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Brightwood.
More about this marker.
May Day 1954 at the Military Road School
Also see . . . Military Road School, African American Heritage Trail. (Submitted on January 17, 2018, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.)
Credits. This page was last revised on May 19, 2020. It was originally submitted on November 28, 2013, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. This page has been viewed 714 times since then and 49 times this year. Last updated on March 21, 2018, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on November 28, 2013, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.