Near Emmitsburg in Frederick County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Interstate and Defense Highways
Erected by Maryland Historic Trust - Maryland State Highway Administration.
Location. 39° 41.483′ N, 77° 19.947′ W. Marker is near Emmitsburg, Maryland, in Frederick County. Marker is on South Seton Avenue (Business U.S. 15) 0.1 miles north of Old Emmitsburg Road, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Located on the north end of the bridge over Tom's Creek. Marker is in this post office area: Emmitsburg MD 21727, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Site of St. Joseph's College (approx. 0.4 miles away); "To Lift a Nation" (approx. 0.4 miles away); St. Elizabeth Ann Seton White Ash Tree (approx. 0.4 miles away); The White House (approx. 0.4 miles away); Fallen Firefighters Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); Gen. John F. Reynolds (approx. 0.6 miles away); St. Joseph's Valley Camp (approx. 0.6 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Emmitsburg.
Also see . . .
1. The 1919 Transcontinental Motor Convoy. From the Eisenhower Presidential Library. (Submitted on June 22, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
2. MVPA Transcontinental Convoy Website. A group of historic vehicle preservationists intend to recreate the convoy in 2009. (Submitted on June 22, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Categories. • Military • Roads & Vehicles •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 878 times since then and 34 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. 4. submitted on , by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.