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

Frederick Douglass

(1817 - 1895)

 
 
Frederick Douglass Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, October 12, 2013
1. Frederick Douglass Marker
Inscription.
Orator - Publisher - Statesman
Precursor of the Civil Rights Movement
An ex-slave who rose to world renown as an abolitionist and who served in high government posts under presidents Grant through Cleveland, Frederick Douglass resided in this building from 1871 to 1877.
Plaque erected 1966
Capitol Hill Restoration Society

 
Erected 1966 by Capitol Hill Restoration Society.
 
Location. 38° 53.461′ N, 77° 0.073′ W. Marker is in Capitol Hill, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker can be reached from A Street, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 316 A Street, NE,, Washington DC 20002, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Cortelyou House (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Alva Belmont House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Fiery Destruction (approx. 0.2 miles away); Residence of Albert Gallatin (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Sewall-Belmont House & Museum (approx. 0.2 miles away); From June to December, 1917 (approx.
Frederick Douglass Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, October 12, 2013
2. Frederick Douglass Marker
0.2 miles away); Nathanael Greene Monument (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Old Brick Capitol (approx. mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Capitol Hill.
 
Also see . . .  Frederick Douglass Museum. And Caring Hall of Fame. (Submitted on October 13, 2013, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.) 
 
Categories. African AmericansMan-Made Features
 
Frederick Douglass Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, October 12, 2013
3. Frederick Douglass Marker
316 A Street image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, October 12, 2013
4. 316 A Street
Frederick Douglass Museum<br>The Hall of Fame for Caring Americans image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, October 12, 2013
5. Frederick Douglass Museum
The Hall of Fame for Caring Americans
Frederick Douglass image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, September 2, 2012
6. Frederick Douglass
Statue of Douglass at Cedar Hill
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 24, 2017. This page originally submitted on October 13, 2013, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. This page has been viewed 435 times since then and 42 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on October 13, 2013, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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