Dupont Circle in Washington, District of Columbia — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Woman's National Democratic Club
1526 New Hampshire Avenue, N.W.
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Designed by Washington architect Harvey L. Page (1859-1934), the house was built between 1892 and 1894 for Sarah Adams Wilcox Whittemore (1836-1907). Chartered in 1922, the Woman's National Democratic Club purchased the Whittemore House in 1927.
Location. 38° 54.654′ N, 77° 2.541′ W. Marker is in Dupont Circle, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker is on New Hampshire Avenue Northwest south of Q Street Northwest, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1526 New Hampshire Avenue Northwest, Washington DC 20036, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Carl Lutz (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Patterson House (about 400 feet away); St. Thomas' Parish Park (about 400 feet away); Samuel Francis Du Pont (about 600 feet away); Andrew Mellon Building Excerpt from Walt Whitman's "The Dresser" (1865 version) and "We Embrace" by E. Ethelbert Miller (about 700 feet away); All the Row Houses (about 700 feet away); The mansion at 1801 Massachusetts Ave. (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Dupont Circle.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 10, 2019. This page originally submitted on September 19, 2015, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. This page has been viewed 260 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8. submitted on September 19, 2015, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.