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Barney Circle in Washington, District of Columbia — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

National Underground Railroad Network to Freedom

 
 
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By Devry Becker Jones, October 29, 2019
1. National Underground Railroad Network to Freedom Marker
Inscription.  Historic Congressional Cemetery is the final resting place of four significant contributors to the Underground Railroad.

William Boyd
John Dean
David A. Hall
Hannibal Hamlin

 
Erected by Historic Congressional Cemetery, National Underground Railroad Network to Freedom.
 
Location. 38° 52.959′ N, 76° 58.735′ W. Marker is in Barney Circle, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker can be reached from E Street Southeast just east of Potomac Avenue Southeast, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1801 E Street Southeast, Washington DC 20003, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Historic Congressional Cemetery (here, next to this marker); Heroes of 1814 (a few steps from this marker); Welcome (a few steps from this marker); Warren M. Robbins (within shouting distance of this marker); General Peterson Goodwyn (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Elbridge Gerry
National Underground Railroad Network to Freedom Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, October 29, 2019
2. National Underground Railroad Network to Freedom Marker
(about 300 feet away); John Smilie (about 300 feet away); Thomas R. Gedney (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Barney Circle.
 
Categories. Abolition & Underground RRCemeteries & Burial Sites
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on October 29, 2019. This page originally submitted on October 29, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 41 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 29, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.
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