Roads to Diversity
— Adams Morgan Heritage Trail —As you look up the hill, you can see Peter C. L'Enfant's 1791 plan for Washington ended up here in front of you at Boundary Avenue, now Florida Avenue. Back then, when people walked or rode in horse-drawn vehicles, it was hard to climb this steep ridge ridge. Once electric streetcars appeared in the 1880s, climbing hills was easier, so city dwellers began moving up this hill.
|Marker Number||1 of 18|
|Placed By||Cultural Tourism DC|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Monday, September 1st, 2014 at 8:00pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 323438 N 4309750|
|Decimal Degrees||38.91891667, -77.03660000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 38° 55.135', W 77° 2.196'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||38° 55' 8.10" N, 77° 2' 11.76" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 2120 16th St NW, Washington DC 20009, US|
|Alternative Maps||Google Maps, MapQuest, Bing Maps, Yahoo Maps, MSR Maps, OpenCycleMap, MyTopo Maps, OpenStreetMap|
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