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Navy Yard in Washington, District of Columbia — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

1869

Theodore Judah

 
 
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By Devry Becker Jones, January 15, 2018
1. 1869 Marker
Inscription. Theodore Judah's lobbying and surveying efforts are rewarded when the Union Pacific and Central Pacific railroads are joined at Promontory Summit, Utah Territory.
 
Erected by United States Department of Transportation.
 
Location. 38° 52.58′ N, 77° 0.087′ W. Marker is in Navy Yard, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker is on M Street Southeast. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Washington DC 20003, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Covered Wagon Wheels (here, next to this marker); 1830/1899 (here, next to this marker); 1886 (here, next to this marker); 1895 (a few steps from this marker); 1837 (a few steps from this marker); 1860 (a few steps from this marker); 1873 (a few steps from this marker); 1897 (a few steps from this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Navy Yard.
 
Categories. Railroads & Streetcars
 
1869 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, January 15, 2018
2. 1869 Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 19, 2018. This page originally submitted on January 15, 2018, by Devry Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 32 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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