Downtown in Washington, District of Columbia — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Site of Chamberlin's
The General Society
Sons of the Revolution
April 19, 1890
Erected 1923 by Sons of the Revolution.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Fraternal or Sororal Organizations.
Location. 38° 54.073′ N, 77° 2.011′ W. Marker is in Downtown in Washington, District of Columbia. Marker is at the intersection of 15th Street Northwest and I Street Northwest, on the right when traveling north on 15th Street Northwest. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 875 15th Street Northwest, Washington DC 20005, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Major General James B. McPherson (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); United Mine Workers of America Building (about 400 feet away); Discover DC / McPherson Square (about 400 feet away); "In Service" (about 400 feet away); Wormley's Hotel Site (about 400 feet away); Elizabeth Keckley "The First of Patriots - The Best of Men" (about 500 feet away); John Barry Memorial (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Downtown.
Also see . . . Sons of the American Revolution Beginnings. The NSSAR site does not specifically mention Chamberlin's but details the formation of the organization. (Submitted on April 1, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Credits. This page was last revised on February 21, 2020. It was originally submitted on April 1, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 900 times since then and 9 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on April 1, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.