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St. Mary’s City in St. Mary's County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

St. Mary’s Female Seminary

 
 
St. Mary’s Female Seminary Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tom Fuchs, March 31, 2007
1. St. Mary’s Female Seminary Marker
Inscription. The State’s 200th anniversary memorial established by Act of the Legislature of 1839 as a living monument to mark the birthplace of the State and of religious liberty.
 
Erected by the State Roads Commission of Maryland.
 
Location. 38° 11.309′ N, 76° 25.974′ W. Marker is in St. Mary’s City, Maryland, in St. Mary's County. Marker is on Trinity Church Road south of Point Lookout Road (Maryland Route 5). Click for map. It is on the grounds of St. Mary’s College of Maryland. Marker is in this post office area: Saint Marys City MD 20686, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Commemorating Maryland’s Pride and Glory (a few steps from this marker); Saint Mary’s Female Seminary (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); After the Disastrous Fire (about 600 feet away); Sharing Land and Legacy (about 600 feet away); Governing (about 700 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in St. Mary’s City.
 
Regarding St. Mary’s Female Seminary. Since 1966 St. Mary’s College of Maryland has been a four-year liberal arts college. The original school was a non-denominational boarding school that included an elementary school and grades
Marker and the St. Mary’s River image. Click for full size.
By Tom Fuchs, March 31, 2007
2. Marker and the St. Mary’s River
9 through 12. In 1927 it became St. Mary’s Female Seminary Junior College, then St. Mary’s Seminary Junior College in 1949.
 
Also see . . .
1. Welcome to St. Mary's College of Maryland. (Submitted on April 20, 2007.)
2. Interactive Map of the Campus. Click on the red dots to see pictures. (Submitted on April 20, 2007.) 
 
Categories. Education
 
Calvert Hall image. Click for full size.
By Tom Fuchs, March 31, 2007
3. Calvert Hall
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Tom Fuchs of Greenbelt, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,425 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Tom Fuchs of Greenbelt, Maryland. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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