Marker Logo HMdb.org THE HISTORICAL
MARKER DATABASE
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Mount Vernon Square in Washington, District of Columbia — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Blanche K. Bruce House

 
 
Blanche K. Bruce House Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, October 27, 2016
1. Blanche K. Bruce House Marker
Inscription.
Blanche K. Bruce House
has been designated a
National Historic Landmark
This site possesses national significance in commemorating the history of the United States of America
1977
National Park Service
United States Department of the Interior

 
Erected 1977 by National Park Service.
 
Location. 38° 54.344′ N, 77° 1.467′ W. Marker is in Mount Vernon Square, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker is on M Street, NW, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. The marker is low on the left mounted on to a fence in front of the residence. Marker is at or near this postal address: 909 M Street, NW, Washington DC 20001, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Power Brokers (within shouting distance of this marker); Reaching for Equality (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Immaculate Conception Catholic Church (about 800 feet away); Immaculate Conception Catholic School (approx. 0.2 miles away); Morrison-Clark Inn (approx. 0.2 miles away); Seventh Street Develops (approx. 0.2 miles away); For the Working People (approx. 0.2 miles away); Central Public Library (approx. 0.2 miles away).
 
Also see . . .
Blanche K. Bruce House Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, October 27, 2016
2. Blanche K. Bruce House Marker
The marker is to the left of the fence in front of the residence.
 Blanche Bruce at Wikipedia. Blanche Kelso Bruce (March 1, 1841 – March 17, 1898) was a U.S. politician who represented Mississippi as a Republican in the U.S. Senate from 1875 to 1881; he was the first elected black senator to serve a full term. (Submitted on October 27, 2016, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.) 
 
Categories. African AmericansArchitectureMan-Made FeaturesPolitics
 
Blanche K. Bruce House Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, October 27, 2016
3. Blanche K. Bruce House Marker
Blanche K. Bruce House Marker image. Click for full size.
Historic American Buildings Survey, 1975
4. Blanche K. Bruce House Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 26, 2017. This page originally submitted on October 27, 2016, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 179 times since then and 52 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on October 27, 2016, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.
Paid Advertisement