American Peace Society house

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American Peace Society
American Peace Society House - Lafayette Square.JPG
American Peace Society house is located in Washington, D.C.
American Peace Society house
Location 734 Jackson Pl., NW., Washington, D.C.
Coordinates 38°53′58″N 77°2′19″W / 38.89944°N 77.03861°W / 38.89944; -77.03861Coordinates: 38°53′58″N 77°2′19″W / 38.89944°N 77.03861°W / 38.89944; -77.03861
Built 1911
Architectural style Late Victorian
Governing body General Services Administration
NRHP Reference # 74002155
Significant dates
Added to NRHP September 13, 1974[1]
Designated NHL May 30, 1974[2]

American Peace Society House is a Late Victorian house that was the headquarters of the American Peace Society from 1911 to 1948.

It is included in the Lafayette Square Historic District, a district that is a National Historic Landmark. It is a three story brick house with a hexagonal bay.[3]

The Peace Society house was declared a National Historic Landmark in 1974.[2][3]


  1. ^ "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2007-01-23. 
  2. ^ a b "American Peace Society". National Historic Landmark summary listing. National Park Service. Retrieved 2008-04-24. 
  3. ^ a b Carol Ann Poh (October 26, 1973). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory-Nomination: American Peace Society" (pdf). National Park Service.  and Accompanying one photo, exterior, from 1973 PDF (32 KB)

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