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

The City Tavern

 
 
The City Tavern Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, September 10, 2016
1. The City Tavern Marker
Inscription.
First built in 1796
Restored by the
City Tavern Association
Founded 1959

Founders
Mr. Robert Calhoun Baker · Capt. and Mrs. Peter Belin (UNS, Ret.) · Mrs. Denton Blair · Hon. and Mrs. Robert Woods Bliss · Hon. and Mrs. David K. E. Bruce · Mr. and Mrs. Edward B. Burling, Jr. · Mr. Paul Callaway · Mr. John Cowell Colie · Mrs. Carley Dawson · Mr. and Mrs. Andre de Limur · Mr. C. Emerson Duncan, II · Hon. and Mrs. Gordon Gray · Hon. and Mrs. H. Struve Hensel · Miss Elizabeth Houghton · Mr. and Mrs. Alan G. James · Mrs. Florence Stephenson Mahoney · Mr. and Mrs. Armistead Peter, III · Mr. and Mrs. Walter G. Peter, Jr. · Mr. H. Alexander Smith, Jr. · Miss Elizabeth Young

Additional marker in entryway
The City Tavern
Has been placed on the National Register of Historic Places
by the United States Department of the Interior
1796

 
Erected by The City Tavern Association.
 
Location. 38° 54.312′ N, 77° 3.79′ W. Marker is in Georgetown, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker is on M Street, NW 0 miles west of Wisconsin Avenue, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. The markers are within the entryway to the City Tavern. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3206 M Street, NW, Washington DC 20007, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers.
The City Tavern NRHP marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, September 10, 2016
2. The City Tavern NRHP marker
At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Crossroads of Georgetown (within shouting distance of this marker); Potomac No. 5 (within shouting distance of this marker); Chesapeake & Ohio Canal (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); John Lutz (about 500 feet away); Canal House (about 500 feet away); 5 Congress at Oak Alley (about 500 feet away); Georgetown's First Market (about 600 feet away); Georgetown's Watering Holes (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Georgetown.
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
The City Tavern Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, September 10, 2016
3. The City Tavern Marker
Both markers are within the entryway to the City Tavern, with the NHRP marker visible in this view.
The City Tavern Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, September 10, 2016
4. The City Tavern Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 27, 2017. This page originally submitted on September 11, 2016, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 156 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on September 11, 2016, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.
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