Pleasant Plains in Washington, District of Columbia — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
African American Heritage Trail, Washington D.C.
— 607 Howard Place, NW —
Erected by Cultural Tourism DC.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: African Americans • Education • Notable Buildings. In addition, it is included in the African American Heritage Trail, the Historically Black Colleges and Universities 🎓, and the National Historic Landmarks series lists. A significant historical year for this entry is 1869.
Location. 38° 55.373′ Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 607 Howard Place Northwest, Washington DC 20059, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. General Oliver O. Howard (here, next to this marker); Teachers and Preachers (within shouting distance of this marker); "Strike!" (within shouting distance of this marker); Howard University (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Miner Teachers College (about 300 feet away); Andrew F. Hilyer Residence Site (about 500 feet away); Day of Honor 2000 (about 500 feet away); Tau Beta Pi (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Pleasant Plains.
More about this marker.
The home of General O.O. Howard, 1872.
Howard University Archives, Moorland-Spingarn Research Center
Also see . . .
1. General Oliver Otis Howard House. Wikipedia entry. (Submitted on October 12, 2020, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York.)
2. Oliver Otis Howard. Wikipedia entry. (Submitted on October 12, 2020, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York.)
Additional keywords. HBCUs
Credits. This page was last revised on October 12, 2020. It was originally submitted on June 5, 2013, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. This page has been viewed 755 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10. submitted on June 5, 2013, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. 11. submitted on October 12, 2020, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.