— Residence of George B. Cortelyou —This residence was designed by architect Appleton P. Clark, Jr. and built in 1891 for Daniel Birtwell. In 1900, George Bruce Cortelyou occupied the house when he became secretary to President McKinley. Cortelyou continued to serve in public office as secretary to president Teddy Roosevelt, the first Secretary of Commerce and Labor, Chairman of the Republican Party, Postmaster General, and Secretary of the Treasury.
|Placed By||Mr. and Mrs. Daniel W. Mattaush|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Tuesday, September 16th, 2014 at 1:12am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 326353 N 4306774|
|Decimal Degrees||38.89270000, -77.00223333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 38° 53.562', W 77° 0.134'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||38° 53' 33.72" N, 77° 0' 8.04" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 238 Maryland Ave NE, Washington DC 20002, US|
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