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

The Tree

 
 
The Tree Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Devry Becker Jones, November 24, 2021
1. The Tree Marker
Inscription.  Beginning in the 1930s, a maple tree at this location became a traditional gathering spot for many students. Over the years, several trees have been dedicated to individual alumni. These plaques continue to stand in their memory.
 
Erected by Georgetown University.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: EducationHorticulture & Forestry. In addition, it is included in the Historic Trees series list.
 
Location. 38° 54.469′ N, 77° 4.344′ W. Marker is in Georgetown in Washington, District of Columbia. Marker is at the intersection of Healy Circle and Carroll Walk, on the left when traveling east on Healy Circle. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3700 O St NW, Washington DC 20057, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. S/Sgt. Richard F. Hoffman, A.A.F. (here, next to this marker); John Carroll (within shouting distance of this marker); Healy Hall (within shouting distance of this marker); America's Oldest Catholic University (within shouting distance of this
The Tree Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Devry Becker Jones, November 24, 2021
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marker); Poulton Hall (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Pilgrim (about 300 feet away); Jan Karski (n. Jan Kozielewski) (1914-2000) (about 400 feet away); Jesuit Community Cemetery (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Georgetown.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 24, 2021. It was originally submitted on November 24, 2021, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 45 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 24, 2021, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.

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Aug. 17, 2022