Dupont Circle in Washington, District of Columbia — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Carl Lutz (1895-1975)
Swiss diplomat, Righteous Among the Nations
Who represented the interests of
the United States of America
in Budapest, Hungary
during World War II
and saved the lives of thousands of Jews.
Carl Lutz Foundation
Government of the Republic of Hungary
Hungarian American Coalition
Lantos Foundation for Human Rights and Justice
Erected 2010 by Carl Lutz Foundation.
Location. 38° 54.708′ N, 77° 2.564′ W. Marker is in Dupont Circle, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker can be reached from Corcoran Street Northwest east of 19th Street Northwest, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1828 Corcoran Street Northwest, Washington DC 20009, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Woman's National Democratic Club (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Excerpt from Walt Whitman's "The Dresser" (1865 version) and "We Embrace" by E. Ethelbert Miller (about 600 feet Connecticut Ave. from Lafayette Square to Ashmead Place (about 700 feet away); Fraser Mansion (about 700 feet away); Patterson House (about 700 feet away); St. Thomas' Parish Park (about 700 feet away); Hungarian Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Lajos (Louis) Kossuth (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Dupont Circle.
Also see . . .
1. Carl Lutz. Jewish Virtual Library. (Submitted on October 7, 2013, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.)
2. Dedication of a Commemorative Plaque on Carl Lutz's Residence in Washington, DC. Hungarian American Coalition (Submitted on October 7, 2013, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.)
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