The National Mall in Washington, District of Columbia — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Smokey Bear Blue Spruce
Planted April 11, 1984
To honor the 40th birthday of
John R. Block, Secretary of Agriculture
R. Max Peterson, Chief, USDA Forest Service
Forester's Wives Club of Washington, D.C.
Location. 38° 53.297′ N, 77° 1.903′ W. Marker is in The National Mall, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker is on 14th St. SW, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. The marker is near the western parking area of the USDA building near the corner of 14 St. SW and Jefferson Dr. Marker is in this post office area: Washington DC 20024, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Jean Hillery and Thomas Quadros (within shouting distance of this marker); Escape Across the Potomac (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Why is the Washington Monument Temporarily Closed? (about 500 feet away); Raoul Wallenberg Place (about 600 feet away); The General Dwight David Eisenhower Plaza (about 600 feet away); Steven Thomas Stefani IV (about 600 feet away); Bradford Pear Tree (about 700 feet away); Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Tree (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in The National Mall.
Also see . . .
1. The Smokey Bear Statute. (Submitted on November 27, 2013, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.)
2. Ad Council's work with Smokey Bear. (Submitted on November 27, 2013, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.)
Categories. • Environment • Horticulture & Forestry •
Credits. This page was last revised on March 4, 2017. This page originally submitted on November 27, 2013, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 413 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on November 27, 2013, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.