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Silver Spring in Montgomery County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Rachel Carson House

 
 
Rachel Carson House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, July 26, 2014
1. Rachel Carson House Marker
Inscription.
Rachel Carson House
Has been designated a
National Historic Landmark
This property possesses national significance in the commemorating the history of the United States of America.
1991
National Park Service
United States Department of the Interior

 
Marker series. This marker is included in the National Historic Landmarks marker series.
 
Location. 39° 2.814′ N, 77° 0.036′ W. Marker is in Silver Spring, Maryland, in Montgomery County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Berwick Road and Apple Grove Road. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 11701 Berwick Rd, Silver Spring MD 20904, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Rachel Carson (approx. 1.1 miles away); Burnt Mills (approx. 1.1 miles away); Kemp Mill (approx. 2 miles away); Smithville Colored School (approx. 2 miles away); Mother Jones (approx. 2.4 miles away); The Spirit of Wheaton (approx. 2.8 miles away); Daniel Carroll of Rock Creek (approx. 3.4 miles away); Confederate Monument (approx. 3.5 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Silver Spring.
 
Regarding Rachel Carson House. Rachel Carson lived
Rachel Carson House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, July 26, 2014
2. Rachel Carson House Marker
in this house between 1957 and her death in 1964. She wrote her controversial book Silent Spring, mostly in this house.
 
Categories. Environment
 
Rachel Carson House image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, July 26, 2014
3. Rachel Carson House
Rachel Carson image. Click for full size.
Wikipedia
4. Rachel Carson
Fish & Wildlife Service employee photo
Rachel Carson image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, November 2, 2011
5. Rachel Carson
1965 portrait bust of Rachel Carson by Una Hanbury, in the National Portrait Gallery, Washington DC.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. This page has been viewed 302 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on , by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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