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

1926

Robert Goddard

 
 
1926 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, January 15, 2018
1. 1926 Marker
Inscription. Among his many firsts, pioneer of space flight Robert Goddard constructs and launches the first liquid fuel rocket.
 
Erected by United States Department of Transportation.
 
Location. 38° 52.583′ N, 77° 0.191′ 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. Taxiway Guidance Sign, Crossing Gate and Flashing Light Signal, Channel Marking Buoy (here, next to this marker); Ship's Propeller, Airplane Propeller, Truck Wheel (here, next to this marker); 1927 (here, next to this marker); 1922 (here, next to this marker); 1925 (a few steps from this marker); 1923 (a few steps from this marker); 1932 (a few steps from this marker); 1900/1920 (a few steps from this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Navy Yard.
 
Categories. Air & SpaceScience & Medicine
 
1926 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, January 15, 2018
2. 1926 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 72 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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