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Samuel Adams

 
 
Samuel Adams Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 14, 2009
1. Samuel Adams Marker
Inscription.
Samuel Adams
1722 – 1803
A patriot
He organized the Revolution
and signed the
Declaration of Independence.

Right Side of Monument:
A Statesman
Incorruptible and Fearless

Left Side of Monument:
Governor
A true leader of the people.

Back of Monument:
Erected A.D. 1880

from a fund bequeathed to the
City of Boston
by
Jonathan Phillips

 
Erected 1880 by City of Boston.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Signers of the Declaration of Independence marker series.
 
Location. 42° 21.599′ N, 71° 3.408′ W. Marker is in Boston, Massachusetts, in Suffolk County. Marker is at the intersection of Congress Street and North Street, on the right when traveling north on Congress Street. Click for map. Marker is located in front of Faneuil Hall. Marker is in this post office area: Boston MA 02108, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Faneuil Hall (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Faneuil Hall (within shouting distance of this marker); The Boston Massacre (about 400
Right Side of Monument image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 14, 2009
2. Right Side of Monument
feet away, measured in a direct line); Bunch of Grapes Tavern (about 400 feet away); The Old State House (about 500 feet away); a different marker also named The Old State House (about 500 feet away); Site of the First Meeting House in Boston Built A.D. 1632 (about 500 feet away); Union Oyster House (about 500 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Boston.
 
Also see . . .
1. Samuel Adams - American Patriot & Politician. Brief biography of Samuel Adams. (Submitted on May 15, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.) 

2. Biography of Samuel Adams. Signers of the Declaration of Independence website. (Submitted on May 15, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.) 
 
Categories. Notable PersonsWar, US Revolutionary
 
Back and Left Side of Monument image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 14, 2009
3. Back and Left Side of Monument
Samuel Adams in front of Faneuil Hall image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 14, 2009
4. Samuel Adams in front of Faneuil Hall
Closeup of Samuel Adams image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 14, 2009
5. Closeup of Samuel Adams
Samuel Adams & Faneuil Hall image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 14, 2009
6. Samuel Adams & Faneuil Hall
 
 
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