Alexandria, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Gerald R. Ford
Thirty-Eighth President of the United States
— Alexandria Resident 1951-1974 —
President Ford died on December 26, 2006, at the age of 93. In honor of his years in Alexandria, the funeral motorcade passed through the City en route to the U.S. Capitol while hundreds of Alexandrians lined Washington Street to say farewell to one of their most famous residents.
—Remarks by Gerald R. Ford on being sworn in as President of the United States, August 9, 1974
Erected by City of Alexandria.
Location. 38° 49.027′ N, 77° 5.355′ W. Marker is in Alexandria, Virginia. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Janneys Lane (Virginia Route 420) and North Quaker Lane, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1426 Janneys Ln, Alexandria VA 22302, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Fort Williams (approx. 0.4 miles away); Fort Worth (approx. half a mile away); President Gerald R. Ford, Jr. Residence (approx. 0.6 miles away); Original Federal Boundary Stone, District of Columbia, Southwest 3 (approx. 0.6 miles away); Phoenix Mill (approx. 0.7 miles away); Episcopal High School (approx. 0.9 miles away); Virginia Theological Seminary (approx. 0.9 miles away); Lake Cook (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Alexandria.
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Credits. This page was last revised on May 18, 2019. This page originally submitted on May 18, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 88 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on May 18, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.