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

Original Federal Boundary Stone SE 1

 
 
Original Federal Boundary Stone SE 1 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, April 15, 2015
1. Original Federal Boundary Stone SE 1 Marker
Inscription.
Original Federal Boundary Stone
District of Columbia
Placed 1791-1792
Protected by Sarah Franklin Chapter
Daughters of the American Revolution
1916

 
Erected 1916 by The Sarah Franklin Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution, and the Original Federal Boundary Stones marker series.
 
Location. 38° 52.961′ N, 76° 55.337′ W. Marker is in Marshall Heights, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker is on Southern Avenue, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Near the corner of the wall around the National Capitol Hebrew Cemetery. Marker is at or near this postal address: 5629 Southern Avennue Southeast, Capitol Heights MD 20743, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Woodlawn Cemetery (approx. 0.8 miles away); Original Federal Boundary Stone East (approx. one mile away); Original Federal Boundary Stone SE 2 (approx. one mile away); Watts Going On (approx. one mile away); Fort Chaplin (approx.
Original Federal Boundary Stone SE 1 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, April 15, 2015
2. Original Federal Boundary Stone SE 1 Marker
one mile away); A Day at the Picture Show (was approx. 1.1 miles away but has been reported missing. ); Butterflies (approx. 1.1 miles away); National Training School for Women and Girls/Nannie Helen Burroughs (approx. 1.1 miles away).
 
Categories. Man-Made Features
 
Original Federal Boundary Stone SE 1 image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, April 15, 2015
3. Original Federal Boundary Stone SE 1
Jurisdiction of the United States, Miles 1
Original Federal Boundary Stone SE 1 image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, April 15, 2015
4. Original Federal Boundary Stone SE 1
1792
Original Federal Boundary Stone SE 1 image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, April 15, 2015
5. Original Federal Boundary Stone SE 1
Maryland
Original Federal Boundary Stone SE 1 image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, April 15, 2015
6. Original Federal Boundary Stone SE 1
Var 11' E
Original Federal Boundary Stone SE 1 image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, April 19, 2014
7. Original Federal Boundary Stone SE 1
In 2014 The DAR fence and plaque were missing
Boundary Stone S. E. 1 image. Click for full size.
By Marcus Baker, 1897
8. Boundary Stone S. E. 1
Marcus Baker published this photo in his 1897 essay, The Boundary Mounuments of The District of Columbia:
“This monument is one mile S. E. from the E. corner of the District of Columbia”
Southeast No. 1.<br>Near Capitol Heights image. Click for full size.
9. Southeast No. 1.
Near Capitol Heights
Fred Woodward posed with this boundary marker on his 1906 "Ramble."
Kesher Israel / Chesed Shel Emes Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, April 15, 2015
10. Kesher Israel / Chesed Shel Emes Cemetery
National Capitol Hebrew Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, April 15, 2015
11. National Capitol Hebrew Cemetery
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 23, 2017. This page originally submitted on April 17, 2015, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. This page has been viewed 281 times since then and 43 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11. submitted on April 17, 2015, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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