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  Christ Church - Alexandria

 118 North Washington Street

  Alexandria  VA  22314    

  Phone   703 549-1450

  Web Site www.historicchristchurch.org

  Description  George Washington's was a member, his pew is still there

  Type of Resource  Historic Place

  Primary Focus  President

  Building Type  Church

  Nature of Group or Site  Government

  Field of Study/Science Facility

  Industry /Profession Politics

 

  Alexandria

  George Washington Masonic National Memorial

  101 Callahan Drive

  Alexandria  VA   22301    

  Phone  703 683-2007

  Web Site www.georgewashington.org

  Description  Washington was a Mason, and this tower holds relics of both

  Type of Resource Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  President

  Nature of Group or Site  Government

  Field of Study/Science Facility

  Industry /Profession Politics

  Group Identity  Masons
 

  Virginia

  Alexandria

  Historic Alexandria Virginia

  405 Cameron Street

  Alexandria  VA    22314    

  Phone  703 838-4554

  Web Site http://ci.alexandria.va.us/oha/

  Description  collection historic and arts related buildings owned & managed by city

  Type of Resource  Historic District

  Primary Focus  Local History

  Nature of Group or Site  Government

 

  Alexandria

  River Farm

  George Washington Memorial Parkway

  Alexandria  VA  22308    

  Phone  703 768-5700

  Web Site www.ahs.org/nonmembers/riverfarm.htm

  Toll Free 800 777-7931

  Description  farm once owned by George Washington, now with house museum and

                     grounds

  Type of Resource  Historic Place

  Primary Focus  President

  Nature of Group or Site  Government

  Era  1757

  Owner/Operator:  American Horticultural Society
 

  Virginia

  Arlington

  American Battle Monuments Commission

  2300 Clerendon Boulevard, Suite 500

  Arlington VA   22201    

  Phone  703 696-6897

  Web Site http://www.abmc.gov/

  Description  government agency responsible for commemorating those in the

                    Armed Forces since 1917: 24 burial grounds on foreign soil, 27

  Type of Resource  History Related Organization

  Primary Focus  History Resource

  Nature of Group or Site  Government

  New or Updated:  8/23/2006

 

  Arlington

  Arlington National Cemetery

  Address

  Arlington  VA   22211    

  Phone  703 607-8585

  Web Site http://www.arlingtoncemetery.org/

  E-mail   mailto:owensB@fmmc.army.mil

  Description  over 250,000 military personnel are interred here, including two

                    presidents and the Tomb of the Unknowns

  Type of Resource  Historic Place

  Primary Focus  Military

  Building Type   Funerary

  Nature of Group or Site  Government

  New or Updated:  10/15/2005

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