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Historical Markers in Congress Heights, District of Columbia

 
Clickable Map of Washington, District of Columbia and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil; HMdb.org; J.J.Prats/dc:title> https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Usa_counties_large.svg Washington, DC (2392) Montgomery County, MD (706) Prince George s County, MD (602) Alexandria Ind. City, VA (344) Arlington County, VA (417) Fairfax County, VA (689)   (2392) Washington (2392)  MontgomeryCountyMaryland(706) Montgomery County (706)  PrinceGeorge'sCounty(602) Prince George's County (602)  AlexandriaVirginia(344) Alexandria (344)  ArlingtonCounty(417) Arlington County (417)  FairfaxCounty(689) Fairfax County (689)
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ADJACENT TO WASHINGTON
      Montgomery County, Maryland (706)  
      Prince George's County, Maryland (602)  
      Alexandria, Virginia (344)  
      Arlington County, Virginia (417)  
      Fairfax County, Virginia (689)  
 
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1District of Columbia (Washington), Congress Heights — Congress Heights SchoolAfrican American Heritage Trail, Washington, DC — 3100 Martin Luther King, Jr., Avenue, SE —
The eight-room brick Congress Heights Elementary School opened in 1897 to serve the new, whites-only Congress Heights development. The iconic tower and clock were added in 1913. After public schools were desegregated in 1954, Congress Heights became . . . Map (db m112782) HM
2District of Columbia (Washington), Congress Heights — Fort CarrollCivil War Defenses of Washington — 1861-1865 —
Earthworks of Fort Carroll are visible 100 yards to the right at the top of the hill. Fort Carroll was named in honor of Maj. Gen. Samuel Sprigg Carroll, a West Point graduate from the District of Columbia.Map (db m10614) HM
3District of Columbia (Washington), Congress Heights — Welcome to St. Elizabeths East
Organized by Congress in 1855 as the Government Hospital for the Insane, the institution that would become a nationally recognized symbol of healthcare and medical breakthroughs became known as St. Elizabeths during the Civil War. Following its . . . Map (db m129253) HM
 
 
  
  
 
 
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Dec. 4, 2022