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Birthplace of Gen. John A. Dix

 
 
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By Jonathan Newell, June 16, 2011
1. Birthplace of Gen. John A. Dix Marker
Inscription. Born July 24, A.D. 1798. "If anyone attempts to haul down the American flag, shoot him on the spot."
 
Erected by Town of Boscawen.
 
Location. 43° 18.78′ N, 71° 37.068′ W. Marker is in Boscawen, New Hampshire, in Merrimack County. Marker is on King Street (U.S. 3), on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 168 King Street, Concord NH 03303, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Daniel Webster's First Law Office (here, next to this marker); The Webster Homestead (approx. 0.2 miles away); Site Of First Fort A.D. 1739 (approx. mile away); Birthplace of Hon. Moody Currier (approx. mile away); Birthplace of William Pitt Fessenden (approx. 0.3 miles away); Woodwell's Garrison 1744 (approx. 7.6 miles away); The Pierce Manse (approx. 7.6 miles away); Ratification of the Federal Constitution (approx. 7.7 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Boscawen.
 
Also see . . .
1. John Adams Dix - Wikipedia. (Submitted on July 1, 2013, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
2. John Adams Dix - Biographical Directory to the United States Congress. (Submitted on July 1, 2013, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
Gen. John A. Dix image. Click for full size.
By Jonathan Newell, July 1, 2013
2. Gen. John A. Dix

 
Additional keywords. Governor of New York, Secretary of the Treasury, Senator
 
Categories. PoliticsWar, US Civil
 
Birthplace of Gen. John A. Dix image. Click for full size.
By Jonathan Newell, June 16, 2011
3. Birthplace of Gen. John A. Dix
Marker to the right.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Jonathan Newell of Taylors, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 633 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Jonathan Newell of Taylors, South Carolina.   3. submitted on , by Jonathan Newell of Taylors, South Carolina. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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