Frederick in Frederick County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
In April 1861
Legislature of Maryland
In Special Session
At this assembly a bill
regarded as equivalent to an
ordinance of secession from
the Union was introduced
but failed of passage
Erected by the Kiwanis Club
Erected by Kiwanis Club of Frederick.
Location. 39° 24.918′ N, 77° 24.643′ W. Marker is in Frederick, Maryland, in Frederick County. Marker is at the intersection of Church Street and Market Street, on the right when traveling east on Church Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 52 North Market Street, Frederick MD 21701, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 10 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Capital For A Summer (here, next to this marker); Kemp Hall (here, next to this marker); John Thomas Schley (within shouting distance of this marker); The Congregation in Frederick (within shouting distance of this marker); North Market Street (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Evangelical Lutheran Church (about 400 feet Market & Patrick Streets (about 400 feet away); “South Magnetic” (about 400 feet away); Frederick’s Poet Lawyer (about 400 feet away); A Crossroads of American History (about 500 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Frederick.
Also see . . . The General Assembly Moves to Frederick, 1861. (Submitted on September 25, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Categories. • Politics • War, US Civil •
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