Dupont Circle in Washington, District of Columbia — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Historic Kappa House
African American Heritage Trail, Washington, DC
—1708 S Street, NW —
In 1958 past and current Washington Polemachs (leaders) posed at Kappa House. From left, standing: Dr. Samuel L. Bullock, James M. Coggs, Julian Dugas, Dr. Paul P. Cooke, Dr. W. Henry "Stud" Greene. From left, seated, C.K. Brown, Robert Thompson, George E.C. Hayes, James E. Scott, Judge Armond Scott, and Dr. Willisiton H. Lofton.
Collection of Dr. Paul P. Cooke
Erected by Cultural
Marker series. This marker is included in the African American Heritage Trail marker series.
Location. 38° 54.842′ N, 77° 2.339′ W. Marker is in Dupont Circle, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker is on S Street Northwest east of New Hampshire Avenue Northwest, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1708 S Street Northwest, Washington DC 20009, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. At 1740 New Hampshire Ave. (within shouting distance of this marker); The Whyland (within shouting distance of this marker); 1700 Swann Street (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Charles Hamilton Houston Residence (about 500 feet away); Owen D Young Peace Tower (about 700 feet away); Charlotte Forten Grimke House (about 700 feet away); Todd Duncan Residence (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Cairo (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Dupont Circle.
Also see . . . Historic Kappa House, African American Heritage Trail. (Submitted on January 17, 2018, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.)
Categories. • African Americans • Education • Fraternal or Sororal Organizations •
Credits. This page was last revised on March 11, 2019. This page originally submitted on March 28, 2016, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 245 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on March 28, 2016, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. 3. submitted on July 24, 2016, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. 4. submitted on March 29, 2016, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. 5. submitted on February 4, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.