Shaw in Washington, District of Columbia — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Edward Kennedy “Duke” Ellington
—Born. Washington, DC —
ENCORE, ©2012, Zachary Oxman Commissioned and the original owned by the DC Commission of the Arts and Humanities, Art in Public Places Program. DCCAH2007.099
Location. 38° 54.935′ N, 77° 1.242′ W. Marker is in Shaw, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker is at the intersection of T Street Northwest and Florida Avenue Northwest on T Street Northwest. Touch for map. In Edward Kennedy "Duke" Ellington Plaza. Marker is at or near this postal address: 614 T Street Northwest, Washington DC 20001, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Howard Theatre (was within shouting distance of this marker but has been reported missing. ); The Flower Garden of Washington (within shouting distance of this marker); Dunbar Theater/Southern Aid Society (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Armed Resistance (about 300 feet away); The Doctor Is In (about 400 feet away); Willis Richardson Residence Grief Turns to Anger (about 600 feet away); The University Next Door (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Shaw.
Categories. • African Americans • Arts, Letters, Music • Entertainment •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 22, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 29, 2015, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. This page has been viewed 218 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on August 29, 2015, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.