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Newington in Hartford County, Connecticut — The American Northeast (New England)
 

First U.S. Girl Scout Day Camp

 
 
First U.S. Girl Scout Day Camp Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, August 6, 2011
1. First U.S. Girl Scout Day Camp Marker
Inscription.
We Proudly Honor
The Site Of The
First U.S. Girl Scout
Day Camp
1922
Girl Scouts of Newington
March 12, 1987

 
Erected 1987 by Girl Scouts of Newington.
 
Location. 41° 41.65′ N, 72° 43.866′ W. Marker is in Newington, Connecticut, in Hartford County. Marker is on Garfield Street 0.1 miles south of Mill Street, on the left when traveling south. Click for map. Located in Mill Pond Park. Marker is in this post office area: Newington CT 06111, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Newington Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Newington World War I Monument (approx. half a mile away); Newington, Connecticut (approx. half a mile away); National Iwo Jima Memorial (approx. 1.4 miles away); Brig. Gen. John Patterson House (approx. 1.7 miles away); Belvidere Area WWII Veterans (approx. 2 miles away); Sulliman Memorial (approx. 2.1 miles away); Captain Brian S. Letendre (approx. 2.1 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Newington.
 
Categories. Fraternal or Sororal Organizations
 
First U.S. Girl Scout Day Camp Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, August 6, 2011
2. First U.S. Girl Scout Day Camp Marker
Marker behind the Boulder image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, August 6, 2011
3. Marker behind the Boulder
Alex, Caitlyn, Carly, Gabby
Troop #10584
Bronze Award Project
May 17, 2010
Dedicated to the memory of
Ron Bollacker
Kailyn, Kristen, Marie, Olivia & Victoria
Girl Scouts
Small Marker in front of the Boulder image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, August 6, 2011
4. Small Marker in front of the Boulder
Tended
by:
Troop
10584
Cadets
First U.S. Girl Scout Day Camp Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, August 6, 2011
5. First U.S. Girl Scout Day Camp Marker
Nearby Park Sign image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, August 6, 2011
6. Nearby Park Sign
Mill Pond Falls
The smallest natural waterfall in the country
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 505 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on , by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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