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Dupont Circle in Washington, District of Columbia — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

This segment of the Berlin Wall...

 
 
This segment of the Berlin Wall... Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, January 13, 2018
1. This segment of the Berlin Wall... Marker
Inscription. This segment of the Berlin Wall was presented to the Nitze School and the American Institute for Contemporary German Studies of the Johns Hopkins University by the Berlin Senate. It symbolizes both the peaceful end of a long international struggle and the promise of a new Europe. It stands in tribute to the success of the German-American partnership and as a reminder that freedom can never be taken for granted.
 
Location. 38° 54.504′ N, 77° 2.412′ W. Marker is in Dupont Circle, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker can be reached from Massachusetts Avenue Northwest east of 18th Street NW, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Washington DC 20036, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Hélène De Beir (a few steps from this marker); "Single Form" (a few steps from this marker); The Paul and Phyllis Nitze Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Bernardo O'Higgins (within shouting distance of this marker); You are standing at the edge of Embassy Row (within shouting distance of this marker); The Stephanie Tubbs Jones Building
Segment of the Berlin Wall image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, January 13, 2018
2. Segment of the Berlin Wall
(about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); General Federation of Women’s Clubs (about 500 feet away); Admiral Miguel Grau (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Dupont Circle.
 
Categories. War, Cold
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 17, 2018. This page originally submitted on January 14, 2018, by Devry Becker Jones of Silver Spring, Maryland. This page has been viewed 53 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on January 14, 2018, by Devry Becker Jones of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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