Marker Logo HMdb.org THE HISTORICAL
MARKER DATABASE
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Georgetown in Washington, District of Columbia — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

The Black House

Georgetown University

 

—Center for Multicultural Equity & Access —

 
The Black House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, December 8, 2017
1. The Black House Marker
Inscription.

Georgetown University

The Black House
Founded 1970 by the Black Student Alliance
as a gathering place for community and support.
Rededicated 2013 as a continuing force for
justice and equality at Georgetown
for generations to come

Center for Multicultural Equity & Access

 
Erected by Georgetown University.
 
Location. 38° 54.439′ N, 77° 4.225′ W. Marker is in Georgetown, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker is on 36th Street Northwest south of O Street NW, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1318 36th Street NW, Washington DC 20007, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. La Casa Latina (here, next to this marker); John Fitzgerald Kennedy (a few steps from this marker); Holy Trinity Parish (within shouting distance of this marker); Holy Hill (within shouting distance of this marker); Holy Trinity Church (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Poulton Hall (about 300 feet away);
The Black House with Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, December 8, 2017
2. The Black House with Marker
America's Oldest Catholic University (about 300 feet away); Restoration of Georgetown’s Call Boxes (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Georgetown.
 
Categories. African AmericansEducation
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 13, 2017. This page originally submitted on December 8, 2017, by Devry Becker Jones of Silver Spring, Maryland. This page has been viewed 46 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 8, 2017, by Devry Becker Jones of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
Paid Advertisement