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

The Big Chair

 
 
The Big Chair - Re-dedication, April 25, 2006. image. Click for full size.
By Richard E. Miller, February 10, 2008
1. The Big Chair - Re-dedication, April 25, 2006.
Inscription.
Re-dedication April 25, 2006.
This community landmark represents the Curtis Companies long standing allegience to the neighborhood and steadfast committment to unity, prosperity and good will to all Washingtonians and friends of Anacostia.
Designers:
John Kidwell & A Lomax Project
Fabricators:
Cinnbar & Nelson’s Welding
 
Erected by Curtis Companies.
 
Location. 38° 51.925′ N, 76° 59.38′ W. Marker is in Anacostia, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker is at the intersection of Martin Luther King Avenue, and V Street, SE, on the right when traveling south on Martin Luther King Avenue,. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Washington DC 20020, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The World’s Largest Chair (here, next to this marker); a different marker also named The Big Chair (a few steps from this marker); Mother Churches and Their Daughters (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Crossing Lines (about 800 feet away); Booth's Escape (approx. 0.2 miles away); Uniontown, DC's First Suburb
The Big Chair (a.k.a. "The World's Largest Chair"), front view. image. Click for full size.
By Richard E. Miller, February 10, 2008
2. The Big Chair (a.k.a. "The World's Largest Chair"), front view.
(approx. 0.2 miles away); The Sage of Anacostia (approx. ¼ mile away); A Museum for the Community (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Anacostia.
 
Additional keywords. Furniture
 
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The Big Chair, rear view. image. Click for full size.
By Richard E. Miller, February 10, 2008
3. The Big Chair, rear view.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 16, 2008, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. This page has been viewed 2,013 times since then and 75 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on February 16, 2008, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.
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