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Concord in Merrimack County, New Hampshire — The American Northeast (New England)
 

John P. Hale

 
 
John P. Hale Marker (Rear) image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, August 14, 2014
1. John P. Hale Marker (Rear)
Inscription.
Rear
First Anti-slavery U. S. Senator
He secured the abolition of flogging
and the spirit ration in the Navy
Born at Rochester 1806
Died at Dover 1873

Side
The measure of my ambition will be full if when my wife and children shall repair to my grave to drop the tear of affection to my memory they may read on my tombstone He who lies beneath surrendered office, place and power rather than bow down and worship slavery.

Side

Presented
to the State
of
New Hampshire
by
William E.Chandler
of Concord
1892

 
Location. 43° 12.434′ N, 71° 32.252′ W. Marker is in Concord, New Hampshire, in Merrimack County. Marker is at the intersection of North Main Street and Capitol Street, on the right when traveling south on North Main Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Concord NH 03301, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Daniel Webster (a few steps from this marker); Dedicated to You, A Free Citizen in a Free Land (within shouting distance of this marker); Maj. Gen. John Stark (within shouting distance of this marker); State Capitol
John P. Hale Marker (Side) image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, August 14, 2014
2. John P. Hale Marker (Side)
(within shouting distance of this marker); In Grateful Tribute (within shouting distance of this marker); Franklin Pierce (within shouting distance of this marker); New Hampshire's Presidential Primary (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); George Hamilton Perkins (about 300 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Concord.
 
Also see . . .
1. John P. Hale - Biographical Directory of the United States Congress. (Submitted on August 21, 2014, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
2. John P. Hale - Wikipedia. (Submitted on August 21, 2014, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
 
Categories. Abolition & Underground RRNotable Persons
 
John P. Hale Marker (Side) image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, August 14, 2014
3. John P. Hale Marker (Side)
John P. Hale Statue image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, August 14, 2014
4. John P. Hale Statue
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 262 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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