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LeDroit Park in Washington, District of Columbia — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Robert and Mary Church Terrell House

 
 
Robert and Mary Church Terrell House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, November 23, 2017
1. Robert and Mary Church Terrell House Marker
Inscription.

Save America's Treasures
This home was the residence of Mary Church Terrell, the first African American school board member in the United States, and Robert H. Terrell, the first African American municipal judge in the District of Columbia.

Construction of the Robert and Mary Church Terrell House is being supported in part by a "Save America's Treasures" grant administered by the National Park Service, Department of the Interior.

Other supporters include:
Howard University
U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development
Carr America
Local Initiative Support Corporation
D.C. Office of Planning, Office of Historic Preservation
National Trust for Historic Preservation

 
Erected by Save America's Treasures.
 
Location. 38° 54.954′ N, 77° 1.016′ W. Marker is in LeDroit Park, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker is at the intersection of T Street Northwest and 4th Street NW on T Street Northwest. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Washington DC 20001, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A Voice from the South (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); T Street Elites
Robert and Mary Church Terrell House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, November 23, 2017
2. Robert and Mary Church Terrell House Marker
(about 300 feet away); Christian Fleetwood and Sara Fleetwood Residence Site (about 400 feet away); Elks Columbia Lodge No. 85 (about 400 feet away); Government Girls (about 400 feet away); The University Next Door (about 600 feet away); Best in the Country (about 600 feet away); Willis Richardson Residence (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in LeDroit Park.
 
Categories. African AmericansEducationPolitics
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 5, 2017. This page originally submitted on November 23, 2017, by Devry Becker Jones of Silver Spring, Maryland. This page has been viewed 43 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 23, 2017, by Devry Becker Jones of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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