Penn Quarter in Washington, District of Columbia — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
601 Pennsylvania Avenue
Erected 1985 by B. F. Saul Company.
Location. 38° 53.587′ N, 77° 1.224′ W. Marker is in Penn Quarter, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker is on Pennsylvania Avenue Northwest west of 6th Street Northwest (U.S. 1), on the right when traveling west. The Marker is on the modern Pennsylvania Avenue face of 601 Pennsylvania Northwest, northeast of the preserved facade at the corner of Pennsylvania and 6th Street Northwest. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 601 Pennsylvania Avenue Northwest, Washington DC 20004, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 Protecting Consumers and Competition (within shouting distance of this marker); National Council of Negro Women (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); National Intelligencer (about 300 feet away); Andrew W. Mellon (about 400 feet away); Pennsylvania Avenue (about 400 feet away); Grand Army of the Republic (about 400 feet away); Market Space: Yesterday’s Town Square (about 400 feet away); Ending Slavery in Washington (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Penn Quarter.
Also see . . . The Snow Riot of 1835. The Epicurean Eating House, Francis Scott Key, Arthur Bowen, Beverly Snow... . (Submitted on July 14, 2013, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.)
Topics. This marker is included in these topic lists: African Americans • Arts, Letters, Music • Industry & Commerce • Women
Credits. This page was last revised on October 28, 2019. This page originally submitted on August 10, 2008, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,976 times since then and 7 times this year. Last updated on July 14, 2013, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. This page was the Marker of the Week July 21, 2013. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on August 10, 2008, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. 3, 4, 5. submitted on July 14, 2013, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.