Judiciary Square in Washington, District of Columbia — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Albert Pike Monument
Laborum Ejus Supersites Sunt Fructus
Author - Poet
[pedestal, west face:]
Scholar - Soldier
[pedestal, south face:]
Erected 1901 by the Supreme Council of
the A. A. S. R. of Freemasonry
for the S. J. U.S.A.
Philanthropist - Philosopher
[pedestal, east face:]
Jurist - Orator
Erected 1901 by Supreme Council of the Ancient and Accepted. Scottish Rite of Freemasonry for the Southern Juristiction, U.S.A.
Location. 38° 53.673′ N, 77° 0.943′ W. Marker is in Judiciary Square, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker is on D Street (Indiana Avenue), NW west of 3rd Street, NW,. Touch for map. Monument is next to the Metropolitan Police building off Judiciary Square. Marker is in this post office area: Washington DC 20001, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Building Out the Square (within shouting distance of this marker); Sitting in Judgment (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Washington City Spring (about 700 feet away); A Courthouse Reborn Major General George G. Meade Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); John Marshall (approx. 0.2 miles away); National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Embassy of Canada, Washington, DC (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Judiciary Square.
More about this marker. The only Confederate Army officer with a statue in Washington, D.C.
Also see . . . The Albert Pike Statue controversy. (Submitted on February 20, 2010, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland.)
Additional keywords. Battle of Pea Ridge; "Casca"; Know Nothing Party; Ku Klux Klan; Masons; sculptor Gaetano Trentanove.
Categories. • Fraternal or Sororal Organizations • Notable Persons • Politics • War, Mexican-American • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 20, 2010, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. This page has been viewed 2,227 times since then and 66 times this year. Last updated on April 10, 2010, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on February 20, 2010, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. 6. submitted on February 21, 2010, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.