Penn Quarter in Washington, District of Columbia — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Harriet Tubman circa 1820 - 1913
The Extra Mile
—Points of Light Volunteer Pathway —
“I had crossed the line of which I had so long been dreaming, I was free; … to this solemn resolution I came; I was free, and they should be free also.”
Marker series. This marker is included in the Points of Light Volunteer Pathway marker series.
Location. 38° 53.895′ N, 77° 1.878′ W. Marker is in Penn Quarter, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker can be reached from G Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1340 G Street Northwest, Washington DC 20005, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Luther and Charlotte Gulick (a few steps from this marker); W.E.B. DuBois 1868 - 1963 & Mary White Ovington 1865-1951 (within shouting distance of this marker); Dorothea Dix 1802 - 1887 (within shouting distance of this marker); Jane Addams 1860 - 1935 Susan B. Anthony 1820 - 1906 (within shouting distance of this marker); The Church of the Epiphany (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Cesar Chavez (about 300 feet away); Ida Wells-Barnett 1862 - 1921 (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Penn Quarter.
Also see . . . Harriet Tubman. Points of Light. (Submitted on December 29, 2015, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.)
Categories. • Abolition & Underground RR • African Americans • Civil Rights •
Credits. This page was last revised on January 27, 2017. This page originally submitted on December 29, 2015, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. This page has been viewed 339 times since then and 52 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on December 29, 2015, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.