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

Charlotte Forten Grimke House

 
 
Charlotte Forten Grimke House Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, November 11, 2013
1. Charlotte Forten Grimke House Marker
Inscription.
Has been designated a
National Historic Landmark.
This site possesses national significance
in commemorating the history of the
United States of America.

 
Erected 1977 by National Park Service - United States Department of the Interior.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the National Historic Landmarks marker series.
 
Location. 38° 54.75′ N, 77° 2.236′ W. Marker is in Dupont Circle, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker is on R Street NW, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1608 R Street NW, Washington DC 20009, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. See You at the Center (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); At 1740 New Hampshire Ave. (about 600 feet away); Rooms With a View (about 600 feet away); Historic Kappa House (about 700 feet away); All the Row Houses (approx. 0.2 miles away); This section of 15th St. (approx. 0.2 miles away); Georgia Douglas Johnson Residence (approx. 0.2 miles away); Todd Duncan Residence (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Dupont Circle.
 
Also see . . .
Charlotte Forten Grimke House Marker image. Click for full size.
Druscilla J. Null, Historic American Buildings Survey, 1983
2. Charlotte Forten Grimke House Marker
 Charlotte Forten Grimke. (National Women's History Museum, Nov. 11, 2013) (Submitted on November 11, 2013, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.) 
 
Categories. African Americans
 
The Charlotte Grimke house image. Click for full size.
Druscilla J. Null, Historic American Buildings Survey, 1983
3. The Charlotte Grimke house
Charlotte Forten Grimke House image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, November 11, 2013
4. Charlotte Forten Grimke House
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on March 4, 2017. This page originally submitted on April 15, 2008, by Christopher Busta-Peck of Shaker Heights, Ohio. This page has been viewed 1,985 times since then and 58 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on November 11, 2013, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.   2, 3. submitted on April 15, 2008, by Christopher Busta-Peck of Shaker Heights, Ohio.   4. submitted on November 11, 2013, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.
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