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Knapp Memorial Arch

 
 
Knapp Memorial Arch Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, November 22, 2017
1. Knapp Memorial Arch Marker
Inscription.

Knapp
Memorial Arch


In recognition of
the public service
of Seaman A. Knapp
in extension work
for the Department
of Agriculture
from 1899 to 1911.

 
Location. 38° 53.244′ N, 77° 1.72′ W. Marker is in Southwest, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker is at the intersection of Independence Avenue SW and 12th Street SW, on the left when traveling west on Independence Avenue SW. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1301 Independence Avenue SW, Washington DC 20250, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A different marker also named Knapp Memorial Arch (here, next to this marker); Seaman A. Knapp (here, next to this marker); Federal Grain Inspection Service (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Tree (about 400 feet away); Bradford Pear Tree (about 400 feet away); Steven Thomas Stefani IV (about 400 feet away); Bald Cypress (about 400 feet away); USDA Holocaust Memorial Tree (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Southwest.
 
Also see . . .  Seaman A. Knapp - Wikipedia. (Submitted on November 24, 2017, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
Knapp Memorial Arch Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, November 22, 2017
2. Knapp Memorial Arch Marker

 
Categories. AgriculturePolitics
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 24, 2017. This page originally submitted on November 22, 2017, by Devry Becker Jones of Silver Spring, Maryland. This page has been viewed 52 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 22, 2017, by Devry Becker Jones of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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