Headquarters of the National Society of Colonial Dames of America
— Georgetown Historic District —The site was part of a tract called "The Rock of Dumbarton" patented 1703 by Nintan Beall.The house was probably started 1799 by Samuel Jackson. It was completed 1805 by Joseph Nourse, first Registrar of the Treasury. He sold the property 1813 to Charles Carroll who named it "Bellevue." Purchased by this Society 1928, it was restored to the early Federal period, renamed; and opened to the public 1932. The house formerly blocked Q Street and was moved to Q Street and was moved to its present location, 1915.
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|Placed By||National Society of Colonial Dames of America in the District of Columbia|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Friday, September 26th, 2014 at 11:01am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 321745 N 4308868|
|Decimal Degrees||38.91063333, -77.05588333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 38° 54.638', W 77° 3.353'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||38° 54' 38.28" N, 77° 3' 21.18" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 2715 Q St NW, Washington DC 20007, US|
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