Foggy Bottom in Washington, District of Columbia — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
National Headquarters, American Red Cross
American Red Cross
has been designated a
under the provisions of the
Historic Sites Act of August 23, 1935
This site possesses exceptional value
in commemorating or illustrating
the history of the United States.
U.S. Department of the Interior
National Park Service
Erected 1965 by U.S. Department of the Interior, National Park Service.
Marker series. This marker is included in the National Historic Landmarks marker series.
Location. 38° 53.696′ N, 77° 2.4′ W. Marker is in Foggy Bottom, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker can be reached from 17th Street Northwest south of E Street Northwest, on the right when traveling south. Marker is at the building's main entrance, off the driveway from 17th Street Northwest between D and E Streets Northwest. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 430 17th Street Northwest, Washington DC 20006, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers In Memory (within shouting distance of this marker); Jane Delano (within shouting distance of this marker); The American Red Cross - Harvard Field Hospital Unit (within shouting distance of this marker); The American Red Cross (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Memorial Continental Hall (about 400 feet away); NSDAR Founders Memorial (about 500 feet away); Constitution Hall (about 600 feet away); First Division War Memorial (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Foggy Bottom.
Related marker. Click here for another marker that is related to this marker. To better understand the relationship, study each marker in the order shown.
Also see . . .
1. American Red Cross National Headquarters. (Submitted on January 4, 2009, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland.)
2. ARC Museum. (Submitted on January 4, 2009, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland.)
3. Jane Arminda Delano. (Submitted on January 4, 2009, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland.)
Additional keywords. Disaster Relief, Nursing, Jane Delano, Armenian Earthquake Memorial.
Topics. This marker is included in these topic lists: Charity & Public Work • Heroes • Notable Events
Credits. This page was last revised on June 11, 2019. This page originally submitted on January 4, 2009, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. This page has been viewed 2,876 times since then and 11 times this year. Last updated on December 10, 2010, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on January 4, 2009, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.