Tenleytown in Washington, District of Columbia — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Site of the American University Address
John Fitzgerald Kennedy
President of the United Sates 1961-63
This address contained the policy declaration which led to the treaty banning nuclear weapon tests in the atmosphere, outer space, and under water signed in Moscow August 5, 1963. . . . Approved by the United States Senate September 24, 1963, ad entered into force October 10, 1963 with the signatures of one hundred seven nations.
Location. 38° 56.217′ N, 77° 5.54′ W. Marker is in Tenleytown, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker can be reached from Indian Lane NW north of Rockwood Parkway Northwest, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Washington DC 20016, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Birthplace of the Army Chemical Corps World War II Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Mary Eliza Graydon (approx. 0.2 miles away); Jeju Jeong-nang (approx. 0.2 miles away); School of International Service (approx. ¼ mile away); Battelle Memorial Building (approx. ¼ mile away); American University September 11 Memorial (approx. ¼ mile away); Jeju Dolhareubang (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Tenleytown.
Also see . . . JFK - Speech at American University (Youtube, 3 mins.). (Submitted on February 20, 2019.)
Categories. • Peace • Politics • War, Cold •
Credits. This page was last revised on February 20, 2019. This page originally submitted on February 17, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 28 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on February 17, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. 3. submitted on February 19, 2019. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.