• Feet in the Street!

    Fort Dupont Park

    District of Columbia


Civil War Defenses of Washington:

John Gross Barnard

Rear Admiral Samuel Francis Dupont


Freeman Village

Post Civil War:

Senator James McMillan

The Civilian Conservation Corps

Did You Know?


Battleground National Cemetery is aptly named. The cemetery grounds were part of the battlefield when Confederate troops under the command of Gen. Jubal Early attacked Washington, D.C. on July 11 – 12, 1864