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Navy Yard, Building No. 198, Corner of Sicard Street & Isaac Hull Avenue, Washington, District of Columbia, DC

Navy Yard, Building No. 198, Corner of Sicard Street & Isaac Hull Avenue, Washington, District of Columbia, DC

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Significance: Building 198 is a contributing property in the Washington Navy Yard National Historic Landmark. The Washington Navy Yard once served as the center for naval ordnance research and production and is significant for its role in the development of the U.S. Navy. Building 198 was constructed during World War II and reflects the shift form industrial production at ht yard to ordnance production coordination.
Survey number: HABS DC-442-M
Building/structure dates: 1941 Initial Construction
National Register of Historic Places NRIS Number: 73002124



Historic American Buildings Survey, creator
R. Christopher Goodwin & Associates, Inc., contractor
Vergara, M B, transmitter
Melhuish, Geoffrey E, historian


Washington, District of Columbia, United States38.87288, -76.99665
Google Map of 38.872876, -76.9966492


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