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Boston in Suffolk County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
 

The Salutation Tavern / The Green Dragon Tavern

 
 
The Salutation Tavern / The Green Dragon Tavern Marker image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, August 16, 2014
1. The Salutation Tavern / The Green Dragon Tavern Marker
Inscription.
The Salutation Tavern

Opened in 1662, stood on the north east corner of
Salutation and North Streets
adjoining this Mall
It was the meeting place of
The Committee of Safety
and in it was planned
The Boston Tea Party
Here Samuel Adams, Josiah Quincy Jr., Joseph Warren,
Paul Revere, John Adams, James Otis
and the North End ship caulkers urged
The Independence of America

The Green Dragon Tavern

Called by Daniel Webster "The headquarters of the Revolution"
stood on Union St. near Hanover.
It was a meeting place of the patriots during
the early years of the Revolution.

 
Location. 42° 21.951′ N, 71° 3.23′ W. Marker is in Boston, Massachusetts, in Suffolk County. Marker can be reached from Unity Street. Click for map. Marker is in Paul Revere Mall. Marker is in this post office area: Boston MA 02113, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. To Those Men of the North End / Thomas Cass (here, next to this marker); St. Stephen's Church (here, next to this marker); John Winthrop / Nicholas Upsall / Cotton Mather / John Hull (here, next to this marker); Sir William Phips / Joseph Warren / John Manley / Edmund Hartt
Paul Revere Mall image. Click for full size.
By Bill Pfingsten, August 16, 2014
2. Paul Revere Mall
(a few steps from this marker); Samuel Tucker / Increase Mather / Edward Holyoke / Edward Everett / Christian Gullager (a few steps from this marker); John Tileston / To Those Men of the North End (a few steps from this marker); Benjamin Franklin (a few steps from this marker); Christ Church (a few steps from this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Boston.
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 319 times since then and 32 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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