Georgetown in Washington, District of Columbia — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
First Baptist Church, Georgetown
African American Heritage Trail, Washington, DC
— 2624 Dumbarton Street, NW —
Erected by Cultural Tourism DC.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: African Americans • Churches & Religion • Landmarks. In addition, it is included in the African American Heritage Trail series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1862.
Location. 38° 54.457′ N, 77° 3.341′ W. Marker is Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2624 Dumbarton Street Northwest, Washington DC 20007, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Epiphany Catholic Church (within shouting distance of this marker); Rose Park Recreation Center (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Margaret Peters and Roumania Peters Walker (about 400 feet away); Herring Hill (about 700 feet away); Before the 1800s (about 700 feet away); During the years following the Civil War (about 700 feet away); Mount Zion United Methodist Church and Heritage Center, and the Female Union Band Cemetery (about 700 feet away); Early African American Georgetown (about 800 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Georgetown.
More about this marker.
Members of First Baptist Church, Georgetown, 1930s
First Baptist Church Georgetown
Also see . . .
1. First Baptist Church, Georgetown: "Our History". (Submitted on July 30, 2010, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland.)
2. First Baptist Church, Georgetown, African American Heritage Trail. (Submitted on December 22, 2017, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.)
Credits. This page was last revised on May 20, 2020. It was originally submitted on July 30, 2010, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,152 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on July 30, 2010, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. 6. submitted on October 12, 2015, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. 7. submitted on September 12, 2016, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.