Jamestown in Chautauqua County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Walter Edward Washington
1915 - 2003
1915 - 2003
Born in Dawson, GA; raised in this
neighborhood; graduated JHS 1933,
Howard University (law degree) 1948
Director, National Capital
Housing Authority 1961-1966
Mayor, Washington, DC 1967-1978
Erected 2004 by State of New York & Jamestown Historical Marker Committee.
Location. 42° 6.296′ N, 79° 14.725′ W. Marker is in Jamestown, New York, in Chautauqua County. Marker is at the intersection of Washington Street and West 13th Street, on the right when traveling south on Washington Street. Touch for map. Marker is at the Chadakoin Park entrance. Marker is in this post office area: Jamestown NY 14701, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Here Stood a Station (approx. 0.4 miles away); Site of Jamestown Female Seminary (approx. half a mile away); Steamboat Landing (approx. half a mile away); Tew Mansion (approx. half a mile away); Here the First School House Celoron Expedition (approx. 0.6 miles away); Jamestown Oak (approx. 0.6 miles away); American Revolution (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Jamestown.
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Credits. This page was last revised on April 17, 2017. This page originally submitted on May 22, 2016, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 198 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on May 22, 2016, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.