Clara Barton National Historic SiteDid you know a heroine lived right here in Glen Echo, Maryland? Fearless, selfless. and determined, Clara Barton dedicated her life to helping others. Know as the "Angel of the Battlefield" during the Civil War and founder of the American Red Cross, Clara Barton broke away from the traditional roles set for women. On the front lines of change, she overcame many obstacles and refused to give up hope. She made a difference around the world at a time when women could not vote, own property, or have a bank account. To learn more about Clara Barton's work, follow the footsteps along the Clara Barton Tail.
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|Date Added||Saturday, June 3rd, 2017 at 1:02pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 314645 N 4315382|
|Decimal Degrees||38.96781667, -77.13948333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 38° 58.069', W 77° 8.369'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||38° 58' 4.14" N, 77° 8' 22.14" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling North|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 7302-7398 MacArthur Blvd, Glen Echo MD 20812, US|
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