U Street Corridor in Washington, District of Columbia — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Edward “Duke” Ellington Residence
African American Heritage Trail, Washington DC
— 1805 13th Street, NW —
Erected by DC Cultural Heritage.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: African Americans • Arts, Letters, Music • Entertainment. In addition, it is included in the African American Heritage Trail series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1805.
Location. 38° 54.861′ N, 77° 1.771′ Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1805 13th Street Northwest, Washington DC 20009, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Whitelaw Hotel and “the Duke” (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); A Home Away From Home (about 500 feet away); Louise Burrell Miller Residence (about 500 feet away); Logan Circle Cistern and BayScape (about 600 feet away); Washington Afro-American Newspaper Office Building (about 600 feet away); Alain Locke Residence (about 700 feet away); “Contraband” to Community (about 800 feet away); A Magic Place (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in U Street Corridor.
Credits. This page was last revised on October 31, 2020. It was originally submitted on December 30, 2014, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. This page has been viewed 478 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on December 30, 2014, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.