The monument to pioneer Methodist bishop Francis Asbury (1745-1810) was erected on a small triangular reservation in 1924. The bronze figure on a granite pedestal depicts Asbury astride a pausing horse. Asbury was the first superintendent of the…

Distinguished group of ten large turn-of-the-century suburban residences, impressively sited on terraces above a curving cross-town artery; exceptional display of Edwardian era architectural eclecticism in Mount Pleasant; unique group of large…

The six duplex buildings, which are divided vertically, rest on raised basements and are topped with mansard roofs punctuated by dormers. Like many other residences in the Mount Pleasant neighborhood, a one-story wooden porch supported by Doric…

Mount Pleasant's Historic District is a cohesive residential district illustrating the growth and development of one of Washington, D.C.'s first suburbs. The significance lies in the period integrity and visual character of its architecture, its…

The Art Deco monument to Guglielmo Marconi (1874-1937), the inventor of the radio, was donated by public subscription and erected in 1941. The gilded bronze bust of Marconi is set on a pedestal in front of a granite shaft that supports an…

The Stoddard Baptist Home, known historically as Ingleside, is a skillful example of the Italian Villa style with numerous formal details.Built in the early 1850s, Ingleside has had a distinguished architect and ownership history. Throughout its 135…