Douglass in Washington, District of Columbia — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Activist Grove (1833-1845)
Douglass Community Center
Erected by DC Department of Parks and Recreation (DPR).
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Abolition & Underground RR • African Americans • Arts, Letters, Music.
Location. Marker has been reported unreadable. 38° 51.112′ N, 76° 58.703′ W. Marker is in Douglass in Washington, District of Columbia. Marker can be reached from Frederick Douglass Court Southeast north of Bruce Place Southeast. On the grounds of Douglass Community Center. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1922 Frederick Douglass Court Southeast, Washington DC 20020, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distanceMemorial Grove (1841-1895) (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Escape Allée (1838) (about 300 feet away); Freedom Grove (1838) (about 400 feet away); Thurgood Marshall (approx. 0.3 miles away); Battery Ricketts (approx. 0.4 miles away); Fort Stanton (approx. half a mile away); Original Federal Boundary Stone, District of Columbia, Southeast 5 (approx. ¾ mile away in Maryland); Frederick Douglass's Rustic Retreat (approx. 0.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Douglass.
More about this marker. Unfortunately, the marker has been vandalized and is significantly unreadable.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 6, 2020. It was originally submitted on February 10, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 94 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on February 10, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.