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April 1, 1967

Transportation Walk

 
 
April 1, 1967 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, January 15, 2018
1. April 1, 1967 Marker
Inscription.
Transportation Walk

April 1, 1967

"In a nation that spans a continent, transportation is a web of union."—Lyndon B. Johnson on the new Department of Transportation begins operations. It oversees how transportation affects safety, property, economic growth and [unreadable] and national security.

Follow the transportation exhibition surrounding the Department of Transportation Headquarters

 
Erected by United States Department of Transportation.
 
Location. Marker has been reported unreadable. 38° 52.526′ N, 77° 0.179′ W. Marker is in Navy Yard, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker can be reached from New Jersey Avenue SE north of Tingey Street SE, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1200 New Jersey Avenue SE, Washington DC 20003, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this location. 1970/2000 (a few steps from this marker); 1967 (a few steps from this marker); 1966 (a few steps from this marker); 1960/2000 (a few steps from this marker); USS Sequoia, USS Memphis, Skipjack, Canal Barge, USS Constitution
April 1, 1967 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, January 15, 2018
2. April 1, 1967 Marker
(a few steps from this marker); Wright Brothers' 1903 Flyer, Lockeheed Vega, P-51 Mustang Fighter, Bell-47 Flyer, Global Flyer (a few steps from this marker); 1956 (within shouting distance of this marker); Cantilever Bridge (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Navy Yard.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on January 18, 2018. This page originally submitted on January 15, 2018, by Devry Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 56 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on January 15, 2018, by Devry Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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