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Day of Honor 2000

 
 
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By Devry Becker Jones, December 29, 2017
1. Day of Honor 2000 Marker
Inscription.

African American Asian American Hispanic American Native American
Day of Honor 2000 Still pursuing victory over prejudice at home
WWII VV
May 25, 2000
 
Erected 2000.
 
Location. 38° 55.335′ N, 77° 1.223′ W. Marker is in Pleasant Plains, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker can be reached from Howard Place Northwest, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. On the east side of the Andrew Rankin Memorial Chapel at Howard University. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2455 5th Street NW, Washington DC 20059, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc. (within shouting distance of this marker); Howard University (within shouting distance of this marker); Phi Beta Sigma (within shouting distance of this marker); Founders Library and Moorland-Spingarn Research Center (within shouting distance of this marker); "Strike!" (within shouting distance of this marker); Sara Winifred Brown, M.D. (within shouting distance of this marker); Fortitude (within shouting distance of this marker); Andrew F. Hilyer Residence Site (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Pleasant Plains.
 
Also see . . .
Day of Honor 2000 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, December 29, 2017
2. Day of Honor 2000 Marker

1. A Campaign for Freedom. (Submitted on December 29, 2017, by Devry Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.)
2. Double V Campaign. (Submitted on December 29, 2017, by Devry Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.)
 
Additional keywords. Double V Campaign
 
Categories. African AmericansCivil RightsWar, World II
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on April 6, 2018. This page originally submitted on December 29, 2017, by Devry Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 75 times since then and 28 times this year. Last updated on March 28, 2018, by Devry Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 29, 2017, by Devry Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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