Arlington in Arlington County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
The Blue Goose
Marymount University welcomes you to walk through the courtyard to the right, which contains four two-sided informational markers. Visitors heading to the west will learn about the transportation history of this site including the streetcar line that followed Fairfax Drive. Visitors walking to the east will read about the history of the Blue Goose and its architect, developer, and tenants. These four markers were partially constructed with salvaged blue panels from the Blue Goose.
Erected by Marymount University.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Architecture • Industry & Commerce. A significant historical year for this entry is 1963.
Location. 38° 52.934′ N, 77° 6.967′ W. Marker Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1000 North Glebe Road, Arlington VA 22201, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Lacey Car Barn (a few steps from this marker); Glebe Road & Ballston / Marymount University (within shouting distance of this marker); Trolleys Come to Ballston / CIA Occupies the Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Arlington County in 1921 / John M. Walton, Architect (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Ballston Metro / The Blue Goose (about 300 feet away); Peck Chevrolet (about 700 feet away); Ball's Crossroads (approx. Ό mile away); Welburn Square (approx. Ό mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Arlington.
Credits. This page was last revised on February 4, 2020. It was originally submitted on February 4, 2020, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 219 times since then and 55 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on February 4, 2020, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.