Arlington in Arlington County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 2011 by Arlington County.
Location. 38° 53.663′ N, 77° 4.423′ W. Marker is in Arlington, Virginia, in Arlington County. Marker is at the intersection of North Oak Street and Wilson Boulevard, on the right when traveling north on North Oak Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1400 North Oak Street, Arlington VA 22209, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Watergate Investigation (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Fort Corcoran (approx. 0.2 miles away); Fort Haggerty (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Battle For Iwo Jima Rosslyn (approx. 0.3 miles away); Purple Heart Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); History Of The U. S. Marine Corps (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Flag Raisings (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Arlington.
More about this marker. Marker indicates it was erected in 2008, but the county actually did not get permission from the property owner to install it until 2011.
Also see . . . Mythbusting: The Internet was invented in Arlington?.
Additional keywords. world wide web, Rosslyn
Categories. • 20th Century • Communications • Military • Science & Medicine •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 18, 2011, by Steven Berkowitz of Annnandale, Virginia. This page has been viewed 998 times since then and 9 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on September 18, 2011, by Steven Berkowitz of Annnandale, Virginia. 2. submitted on March 15, 2016, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. 3. submitted on May 9, 2014, by Brian Cubbage of Alexandria, Virginia. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.