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Poulton Hall

Built 1947

 
 
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By Devry Becker Jones, November 13, 2017
1. Poulton Hall Marker
Inscription.

The building commemorates Father Ferdinand Poulton, S.J. a founding member of the American Jesuit Community, who arrived in Maryland in 1638. The building was acquired under the College Building Program of the Federal Works Agency.

North Entrance
Health Education Services - First Floor
Department of Arabic & Islamic Studies - Second Floor
Elevator to Second Floor

Courtyard Entrance
Center for Social Justice Research, Teaching and Service - First Floor
Mask and Bauble Dramatic Society - Stage III - First Floor
Department of Performing Arts Faculty Offices - First Floor
Department of Linguistics - Second Floor
Mask and Bauble Dramatic Society Office - Lower Level

 
Erected by Georgetown University.
 
Location. 38° 54.45′ N, 77° 4.292′ W. Marker is in Georgetown, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker is at the intersection of 37th Street NW and O Street NW, on the right on 37th Street NW. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1419 37th Street NW, Washington DC 20007, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. America's Oldest Catholic University
Poulton Hall Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, November 13, 2017
2. Poulton Hall Marker
(a few steps from this marker); Restoration of Georgetown’s Call Boxes (a few steps from this marker); John Carroll (within shouting distance of this marker); Healy Hall (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); John Fitzgerald Kennedy (about 400 feet away); Holy Trinity Parish (about 400 feet away); Jan Karski (n. Jan Kozielewski) (1914-2000) (about 500 feet away); The Pilgrim (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Georgetown.
 
Also see . . .  Poulton Hall. (Submitted on November 13, 2017, by Devry Becker Jones of Silver Spring, Maryland.)
 
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Poulton Hall Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, November 13, 2017
3. Poulton Hall Marker
Poulton Hall Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, November 13, 2017
4. Poulton Hall Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 16, 2017. This page originally submitted on November 13, 2017, by Devry Becker Jones of Silver Spring, Maryland. This page has been viewed 39 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on November 13, 2017, by Devry Becker Jones of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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