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Bel Air in Harford County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Built 1898 Liriodendron

 
 
Built 1898 Liriodondron Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Pfingsten, November 30, 2007
1. Built 1898 Liriodondron Marker
Inscription. A palladian-style summer home built for Dr. & Mrs. Howard A. Kelly. Now a multi-use historical cultural and educational center for Harford County.

 
Location. 39° 32.31′ N, 76° 21.191′ W. Marker is in Bel Air, Maryland, in Harford County. Marker is at the intersection of N. Main Street and Gordon Street, on the right when traveling north on N. Main Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Bel Air MD 21014, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Sacred to the Memory of the Men of Harford County (approx. 0.2 miles away); Bel Air (approx. 0.3 miles away); a different marker also named Bel Air (approx. 0.3 miles away); "The Door" (approx. half a mile away); The Hays House (approx. half a mile away); Maryland and Pennsylvania Railroad (approx. 0.7 miles away); Daybreak by Richard Goldsborough Brink (approx. 0.7 miles away); Ma & Pa Heritage Trail (approx. 1.1 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Bel Air.
 
Related marker. Click here for another marker that is related to this marker. Dr. Kelly's Baltimore City residence.
 
Also see . . .
1. Liriodondron History from their website.
Liriodendron image. Click for full size.
By William Pfingsten, November 30, 2007
2. Liriodendron
Dr. Kelly was a famous Johns Hopkins physician and had this house built in the country as a summer retreat for his large family.
(Submitted on November 30, 2007, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
2. Biography of Howard Atwood Kelly. (Submitted on October 17, 2008, by Christopher Busta-Peck of Shaker Heights, Ohio.)
 
Categories. Notable BuildingsNotable Persons
 
Liriodendron image. Click for full size.
By William Pfingsten, November 30, 2007
3. Liriodendron
Formal front of mansion.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,535 times since then and 9 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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