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Bernardo O'Higgins

 
 
Bernardo O'Higgins Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, January 13, 2018
1. Bernardo O'Higgins Marker
Inscription.

Bernardo O'Higgins

1778 - 1842

Founding Father of Chile

Unveiled by the President of the Republic of Chile
Dr. Michelle Bechelet
During her working visit to the
United States of America

Washington, D.C.
June 23, 2009

 
Erected 2009.
 
Location. 38° 54.503′ N, 77° 2.391′ W. Marker is in Dupont Circle, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker is on Massachusetts Avenue Northwest west of 17th Street NW, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is on the grounds of the Chilean Consulate. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1732 Massachusetts Avenue NW, Washington DC 20036, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. You are standing at the edge of Embassy Row (a few steps from this marker); This segment of the Berlin Wall... (within shouting distance of this marker); "Single Form" (within shouting distance of this marker); Hélène De Beir (within shouting distance of this marker); The Paul and Phyllis Nitze Building (within shouting distance of this marker); The Stephanie Tubbs Jones Building
Closeup of the bust image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, January 13, 2018
2. Closeup of the bust
(within shouting distance of this marker); Admiral Miguel Grau (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); General Federation of Women’s Clubs (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Dupont Circle.
 
Also see . . .  Bernardo O'Higgins - Wikipedia. (Submitted on January 17, 2018, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
 
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Closeup of the text on the marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, January 13, 2018
3. Closeup of the text on the marker
Signage on the Chilean Consulate image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, January 13, 2018
4. Signage on the Chilean Consulate

Republica de Chile
Consulado
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 17, 2018. This page originally submitted on January 14, 2018, by Devry Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 65 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on January 14, 2018, by Devry Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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