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Lajos (Louis) Kossuth

 
 
Laios (Louis) Kossuth Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, February 9, 2018
1. Laios (Louis) Kossuth Marker
Inscription.
'All for the people, all by the people,
nothing about the people without the people,
that is democracy.'

Spoken to the Ohio State Legislature on February 6, 1852

Lajos (Louis) Kossuth

Champion of Liberty, Fraternity, and Equality
Governor of Hungary
during the fight for the Hungarian Independence, 1848-49

 
Erected by Hungarian Reformed Federation of America.
 
Location. 38° 54.626′ N, 77° 2.7′ W. Marker is in Dupont Circle, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker is on 20th Street NW north of Massachusetts Avenue NW, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1520 20th Street NW, Washington DC 20036, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Theodore Roosevelt (a few steps from this marker); a different marker also named Lajos (Louis) Kossuth (a few steps from this marker); Hungarian Veterans Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Development in the neighborhood (within shouting distance of this marker); James G. Blaine Mansion (within
Lajos (Louis) Kossuth Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, February 9, 2018
2. Lajos (Louis) Kossuth Marker
shouting distance of this marker); This excerpt from Walt Whitman's "The Dresser"... (within shouting distance of this marker); Dewi Saraswati (within shouting distance of this marker); 2019 Q Street NW (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Dupont Circle.
 
Also see . . .  Lajos Kossuth - Wikipedia. (Submitted on February 12, 2018, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on February 12, 2018. This page originally submitted on February 9, 2018, by Devry Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 62 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on February 9, 2018, by Devry Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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