Foggy Bottom in Washington, District of Columbia — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) promotes cooperation among its member countries on monetary and economic matters. The IMF was established at a conference held at Bretton Woods, New Hampshire, on July 1-22, 1944. Nearly all countries of the world are now members.
The cornerstone to the right of the entrance marks the three stages of construction of this headquarters building. Behind it are two time capsules, one from the 1958 headquarters building and one sealed in 1995. The cornerstone of the earlier building is located to the left.
Location. 38° 53.923′ N, 77° 2.625′ W. Marker is in Foggy Bottom, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker is on 19th Street Northwest north of G Street NW. Touch for map. On the grounds of the IMF Building. Marker is at or near this postal address: 700 19th Street NW, Washington DC 20431, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Union Engine House (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The United Church/Die Vereinigte Kirche (about 400 feet away); George Washington (about 400 feet away); Here, at 2023 G Street, N.W., in 1912, The George Washington University Union Methodist Church (about 600 feet away); a different marker also named George Washington (about 600 feet away); Jack Champion (based Oakland, CA) (about 600 feet away); "The Seven Buildings" (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Foggy Bottom.
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Credits. This page was last revised on December 28, 2017. This page originally submitted on December 15, 2017, by Devry Jones of Silver Spring, Maryland. This page has been viewed 77 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on December 15, 2017, by Devry Jones of Silver Spring, Maryland. 5. submitted on December 20, 2017, by Devry Jones of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.