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Penn Quarter in Washington, District of Columbia — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Joseph Baer Danzansky

1914-1979

 

—Humanitarian …Businessman…Washingtonian —

 
Joseph Baer Danzansky Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, December 28, 2015
1. Joseph Baer Danzansky Marker
Inscription. “All my life I have had a love affair with the City of Washington.”

In a time of racial strife he brought reconciliation and mutual respect.

In the struggle between management and labor he worked for reason and moderation. In a marketplace driven by self interest, he served the public interest.

Erected by the Joseph B. Danzansky Commemorative Committee 1991 Paul S Forbes, Chairman
 
Location. 38° 53.802′ N, 77° 1.957′ W. Marker is in Penn Quarter, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker can be reached from 15th Street NW. Touch for map. In the Courtyard of the Willard Hotel. Marker is in this post office area: Washington DC 20004, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The United States Court of Claims (within shouting distance of this marker); Reserve Officers Association of the United States (within shouting distance of this marker); Jean Monnet (within shouting distance of this marker); National Press Club (within shouting distance of this marker); Willard Inter-Continental Hotel (within shouting distance of this marker);
Joseph Baer Danzansky Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, December 28, 2015
2. Joseph Baer Danzansky Marker
The Peace Convention (within shouting distance of this marker); The New Willard (within shouting distance of this marker); Julia Ward Howe (within shouting distance of this marker).
 
Also see . . .  Joseph B. Danzansky Dies at Age 65. by J. Y. Smith The Washington Post, November 9, 1979. (Submitted on January 15, 2016, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.) 
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on January 27, 2017. This page originally submitted on January 15, 2016, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. This page has been viewed 258 times since then and 75 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on January 15, 2016, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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