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

Memorial Continental Hall

 
 
Memorial Continental Hall Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 13, 2011
1. Memorial Continental Hall Marker
Inscription.  
Memorial Continental Hall

has been designated a
Registered National
Historic Landmark


under the provisions of the
Historic Sites Act of August 21, 1935
This site possesses exceptional value
in commemorating or illustrating
the history of the United States

 
Erected 1973.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Buildings. In addition, it is included in the National Historic Landmarks series list.
 
Location. 38° 53.637′ N, 77° 2.377′ W. Marker is in Foggy Bottom in Washington, District of Columbia. Marker is on 17th Street Northwest south of D Street Northwest, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1776 D Street Northwest, Washington DC 20006, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. NSDAR Founders Memorial (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); National Headquarters, American Red Cross (about 400 feet away); The Home of the Pan American Union (about 400 feet away);
Memorial Continental Hall image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 13, 2011
2. Memorial Continental Hall
Marker is below the columned portico, adjacent to the sidewalk. Looking south along 17th Street NW.
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Ysabel I, La Catolica (about 400 feet away); The American Red Cross - Harvard Field Hospital Unit (about 400 feet away); In Memory (about 500 feet away); Jane Delano (about 500 feet away); Constitution Hall (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Foggy Bottom.
 
More about this marker. Marker is on the headquarters building of the Daughters of the American Revolution.
 
Also see . . .  Daughters of the American Revolution. (Submitted on March 19, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Memorial Continental Hall image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 13, 2011
3. Memorial Continental Hall
North facade, along D Street NW. Entrance to D.A.R. Library and Museum is to immediate right of photo.
Memorial Continental Hall image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 13, 2011
4. Memorial Continental Hall
South facade, along C Street NW.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 11, 2019. It was originally submitted on March 19, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 828 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on March 19, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.

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