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Capitol Hill in Washington, District of Columbia — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Florida House

 
 
Florida House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, September 17, 2017
1. Florida House Marker
Inscription. This house belongs to and is for the use of the people of the State of Florida. Through their contributions the building was purchased and renovated to create Florida house, the first state house in the Nationís Capital. It is dedicated to all Floridians in the hope that here they will always find comfort and kindness.
In God We Trust† † † † † † † † † † † † † † † † † † † ††††††††††††††††††††††1973

 
Erected 1973.
 
Location. 38° 53.406′ N, 77° 0.203′ W. Marker is in Capitol Hill, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker is at the intersection of 2nd Street Northeast and East Capital Street on 2nd Street Northeast. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1 2nd Street Northeast, Washington DC 20002, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Old Brick Capitol (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Frederick Douglass (about 700 feet away); St. Mark's Church (about 700 feet away); Alva Belmont House (about 700 feet away); Residence of Albert Gallatin (about 700 feet away); The Sewall-Belmont House & Museum
Florida House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, September 17, 2017
2. Florida House Marker
(about 800 feet away); From June to December, 1917 (about 800 feet away); Fiery Destruction (about 800 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Capitol Hill.
 
Also see . . .  Thereís Only One State Embassy In Washington. Of Course, Itís Floridaís. Eliza McGraw, Atlas Obscura, October 28, 2016. (Submitted on February 4, 2018, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.) 
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
Florida House image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, September 17, 2017
3. Florida House
Seals of the State of Florida and the United States image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, September 17, 2017
4. Seals of the State of Florida and the United States
One Second Street, N. E. image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, September 17, 2017
5. One Second Street, N. E.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on February 5, 2018. This page originally submitted on February 4, 2018, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. This page has been viewed 75 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on February 4, 2018, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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