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Sheridan-Kalorama in Washington, District of Columbia — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Diplomacy

Sheridan Kalorama

 

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By Devry Becker Jones, January 27, 2018
1. Diplomacy Marker
Inscription.
Diplomacy

Surrounding you are some of the 75 embassies, chanceries and diplomatic residences that lend a vibrant international presence to Sheridan-Kalorama. The practice of diplomacy — the conduct of relations among nations that involves negotiating treaties, forging trade relationships, protecting national interests and working for peace — is part of the every day life that characterizes this most international section of Washington. As welcome neighbors, diplomats and embassy staff can be seen enjoying the neighborhood parks, sharing in local events and strolling on the sidewalks of this elegant neighborhood.

About the artist: Art and Design by Supon Creative Enterprises.

Art on Call, a program of Cultural Tourism, DC, funded in part by the Commission on Arts and Humanities, the Department of Transportation, and the Office of the Deputy Mayor for Planning and Economic Development.

Call box locator map: Decator Pl, and 22d St.

www.sheridankaloramacallbox.org

 
Erected by Cultural Tourism DC.
 
Location. 38° 54.997′ N, 77° 3.4′ W. Marker is in Sheridan-Kalorama,
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By Devry Becker Jones, January 27, 2018
2. Diplomacy Marker
District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker is at the intersection of Massachusetts Avenue Northwest and Belmont Road NW, on the right when traveling north on Massachusetts Avenue Northwest. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2540 Massachusetts Ave NW, Washington DC 20008, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Women of Influence (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Simón Bolívar (1783-1830) (approx. 0.2 miles away); Chief Justices (approx. ¼ mile away); The Lindens (approx. ¼ mile away); Lillie Mackall (approx. 0.3 miles away); Robert Emmet (approx. 0.3 miles away); Robert Emmet: Irish Patriot (approx. 0.3 miles away); Kalorama (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Sheridan-Kalorama.
 
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By Devry Becker Jones, January 27, 2018
3. Diplomacy Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 29, 2018. This page originally submitted on January 27, 2018, by Devry Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 50 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on January 27, 2018, by Devry Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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