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Wilson Memorial Arch

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

Wilson
Memorial Arch


In recognition of
the public service
of James Wilson
as Secretary for
the Department of
Agriculture from
1897 to 1913.

 
Location. 38° 53.243′ N, 77° 1.87′ W. Marker is in Southwest, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker is at the intersection of Independence Avenue Southwest and 14th Street SW, on the left when traveling west on Independence Avenue Southwest. 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. James Wilson (here, next to this marker); a different marker also named Wilson Memorial Arch (a few steps from this marker); Yates Building (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Escape Across the Potomac (about 300 feet away); Smokey Bear Blue Spruce (about 400 feet away); Jean Hillery and Thomas Quadros (about 400 feet away); The General Dwight David Eisenhower Plaza (about 500 feet away); Steven Thomas Stefani IV (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Southwest.
 
Also see . . .  James Wilson - Wikipedia. (Submitted on November 24, 2017, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
 
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Wilson Memorial Arch Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, November 22, 2017
2. Wilson Memorial Arch Marker
Wilson Memorial Arch Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, November 22, 2017
3. Wilson Memorial Arch Marker
 
 
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 54 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. 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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