Downtown in Washington, District of Columbia — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Central Public Library
Mount Vernon Square
—African American Heritage Trail, Washington, DC —
Erected by Cultural Tourism DC.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Carnegie Libraries, and the Washington, DC African American Heritage Trail marker series.
Location. 38° 54.169′ N, 77° 1.379′ W. Marker is in Downtown, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker is on K Street 0.1 miles east of 9th Street, N.W., on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Located in front of the steps leading to the rear entrance to the DC Historical Society Museum. Marker is in this post office area: Washington DC 20001, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least For the Working People (within shouting distance of this marker); Words and Deeds (within shouting distance of this marker); Roots of Saint Sophia Greek Orthodox Cathedral (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Remembering "the Village" (about 600 feet away); Power Brokers (approx. 0.2 miles away); Blanche K. Bruce House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Friendship Archway (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Northern Baptist Convention (approx. ¼ mile away).
Also see . . . Carnegie Library. (Submitted on September 18, 2008, by Roger Dean Meyer of Yankton, South Dakota.)
Categories. • 20th Century • African Americans • Notable Buildings •
Credits. This page was last revised on January 26, 2017. This page originally submitted on September 18, 2008, by Roger Dean Meyer of Yankton, South Dakota. This page has been viewed 1,669 times since then and 21 times this year. Last updated on May 10, 2009, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on September 18, 2008, by Roger Dean Meyer of Yankton, South Dakota. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.