Capitol Hill in Washington, District of Columbia — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
James A. Garfield
1831 - 1881
Member of Congress,
by his comrades
Society of the Army
May 12 1887.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Government & Politics • War, US Civil. A significant historical month for this entry is May 2004.
Location. 38° 53.339′ N, 77° 0.74′ W. Marker is in Capitol Hill in Washington, District of Columbia. Marker is at the intersection of East Capitol Circle Southwest and Maryland Avenue Southwest, in the median on East Capitol Circle Southwest. Located southwest of the US Capitol. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Washington DC 20004, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Capitol Square, SW (within shouting distance of this marker); United States Botanic Garden (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Capitol Square (within shouting Power from the Wind (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Power from the Wind (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Ulysses S. Grant Memorial (about 300 feet away); a different marker also named Capitol Square, SW (about 500 feet away); The National Garden Takes Root (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Capitol Hill.
Also see . . .
1. James A. Garfield Memorial. SIRIS entry for the memorial. (Submitted on May 3, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
2. James Abram Garfield at FindAGrave.com. (Submitted on September 16, 2013, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 8, 2019. It was originally submitted on May 3, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,684 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on May 3, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. 7. submitted on January 10, 2010, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia. 8, 9. submitted on September 14, 2015, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. 10. submitted on September 16, 2015, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.