Baltimore, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Beehler Umbrella Factory
Erected 1990 by The Albert Beehler, Jr. Family.
Location. 39° 17.502′ N, 76° 37.1′ W. Marker is in Baltimore, Maryland. Marker is on West Lexington Street east of North Howard street, on the left when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Baltimore MD 21201, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. To Commemorate the Inauguration of a Chemical Industry in America (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Provident Savings Bank (about 600 feet away); Rectory of Old St. Paulís Parish (about 700 feet away); Mayor Thomas D'Alesandro, Jr. (about 700 feet away); Charles Center & One Charles Center (approx. 0.2 miles away); Old St. Paul's (approx. 0.2 miles away); Brownís Arcade (approx. 0.2 miles away); Baltimore College of Dental Surgery (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Baltimore.
Regarding Beehler Umbrella Factory. Baltimore can lay claim to the nationís first umbrella factory, established by William Beehler in 1828. The
Categories. • Industry & Commerce • Notable Buildings •
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