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Tallahassee in Leon County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Florida Liberty Bell Replica

 
 
Florida Liberty Bell Replica image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, April 6, 2014
1. Florida Liberty Bell Replica
Inscription. The House of Representatives commends the Florida Bicentennial Commission for making possible the placement of the Liberty Bell here where the public may see the bell and reflect upon the liberty the bell symbolizes. On November 19, 1974, House Speaker Donald L. Tucker rededicated the bell to the spiritual enrichment of the people of Florida
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Liberty Bell Replica marker series.
 
Location. 30° 26.336′ N, 84° 16.86′ W. Marker is in Tallahassee, Florida, in Leon County. Marker is at the intersection of S. Monroe Street and Pensacola Street, on the right when traveling south on S. Monroe Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Tallahassee FL 32301, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Old Capitol of Florida (within shouting distance of this marker); Florida Sri Chinmoy Peace State (within shouting distance of this marker); Leon County Civil War Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); Capt. John Parkhill (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Lewis Bank (about 400 feet away); The Union Bank of Florida
Florida Liberty Bell Replica image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, April 6, 2014
2. Florida Liberty Bell Replica
(about 500 feet away); John Gilmore Riley House (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Knott House (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Tallahassee.
 
Additional comments.
1. Original Plaque Missing
This bell was given to the State of Florida in 1950 by the Secretary of the Treasury for the state's participation in the Savings Bond drive.
    — Submitted April 16, 2014, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.

 
Categories. Landmarks
 
Liberty Bell with Florida Capitol in background image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, April 6, 2014
3. Liberty Bell with Florida Capitol in background
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 282 times since then and 24 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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