Adams Memorial

Webster St. and Rock Creek Church Rd., NW.
Washington, District Of Columbia

Historic Document

Adams Memorial is located in District of Columbia County, District Of Columbia certified as a historic location on Thursday March 16, 1972. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Recreation And Culture, more specifically a Work Of Art (Sculpture, Carving, Rock Art). Adams Memorial was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Architecture/Engineering and its significance in Art.

Adams Memorial Information

Other Name: Grief;Peace of God
Ownership Type: Private
Type of Resource: Object
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1891
Level of Governmental Significance: National
Architect, builder, or engineer: Saint-Gaudens,Augustus; McKim,Mead & White
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site

Adams Memorial Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 9
Number of historically contributing buildings: 0
Number of historically contributing sites: 0
Number of historically contributing structures: 0
Number of historically contributing objects: 1
Number of noncontributing buildings: 0
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 0
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Washington Historic Locations District of Columbia County Historic Locations District Of Columbia Historic Locations