LeDroit Park in Washington, District of Columbia — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Robert and Mary Church Terrell House
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:
U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development
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 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.
Also see . . . Mary Church Terrell and Robert Terrell Residence, African American Heritage Trail. (Submitted on February 17, 2018, by Devry Jones of Silver Spring, Maryland.)
Categories. • African Americans • Education • Politics •
Credits. This page was last revised on February 21, 2018. This page originally submitted on November 23, 2017, by Devry Jones of Silver Spring, Maryland. This page has been viewed 70 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on November 23, 2017, by Devry Jones of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.