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

Carolina Theatre

1913-1952

 
 
Carolina Theatre Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Jones, January 4, 2019
1. Carolina Theatre Marker
Inscription.
Carolina Theatre
was located at the southwest corner of Eleventh Street & North Carolina Avenue
Razed early 1970s

Drawing of entrance on North Carolina Avenue based on plans at the National Archives
B.F. Meyers (1865-1940), Architect

Redesigned 1923
Drawing of entrance on Eleventh Street based on a Wymer Photograph at the City Museum
William S. Plager (1860-1946), Architect

 
Location. 38° 53.374′ N, 76° 59.488′ W. Marker is in Capitol Hill, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker is at the intersection of 11th Street SE and East Capitol Street NE, on the right when traveling north on 11th Street SE. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1023 East Capitol Street SE, Washington DC 20003, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Freedmen’s Memorial Monument to Abraham Lincoln (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Mary McLeod Bethune (about 600 feet away); John W. Harrod (approx. 0.3 miles away); Eastern Market (approx. 0.3 miles away); Meet You At the Market (approx. 0.4 miles away); At the Crossroads (approx. 0.4 miles away); Edge of the Row (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Old Naval Hospital (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Capitol Hill.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on January 4, 2019. This page originally submitted on January 4, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 47 times since then. Photo   1. submitted on January 4, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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