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

1960/2000

 
 
1960/2000 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, February 2, 2018
1. 1960/2000 Marker
Inscription.
1960
Americans own over 61 million cars. There are 1,230,000 miles of paved roads.

2000
More than 130 million cars are registered. There are over 2,500,000 miles of paved roads.

 
Erected by U.S. Department of Transportation.
 
Location. 38° 52.528′ N, 77° 0.192′ W. Marker is in Navy Yard, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker can be reached from Tingey Street SE east of New Jersey Avenue SE. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1200 New Jersey Ave SE, Washington DC 20590, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 1956 (here, next to this marker); Wright Brothers' 1903 Flyer, Lockeheed Vega, P-51 Mustang Fighter, Bell-47 Flyer, Global Flyer (here, next to this marker); Cantilever Bridge (a few steps from this marker); 1958 (a few steps from this marker); 1970/2000 (a few steps from this marker); April 1, 1967 (a few steps from this marker); a different marker also named 1956 (a few steps from this marker); 1967 (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Navy Yard.
 
Categories. Roads & Vehicles
 
1960/2000 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, February 2, 2018
2. 1960/2000 Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on February 7, 2018. This page originally submitted on February 2, 2018, by Devry Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 49 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on February 2, 2018, by Devry Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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