• Council House Front Door

    Mary McLeod Bethune Council House

    National Historic Site DC

Maps

Map to the Mary McLeod Bethune Council House NHS
Map showing the location of the Council House on Vermont Avenue NW below Logan Circle.
NPS drawing by Kenneth Chandler.

Did You Know?

Mary McLeod Bethune, W.E.B. DuBois, and Walter White in San Francisco.

On April 25, 1945, W.E.B. DuBois, eminent sociologist at Atlanta University, Walter White of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, and Mary McLeod Bethune were sent to San Francisco by President Harry S Truman as consultants to the organizing meeting of the United Nations.