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Westminster in Carroll County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

History Is Also Now

 
 
History Is Also Now Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, February 25, 2018
1. History Is Also Now Marker
Inscription.
Presented to the citizens of Westminster
by the Mayor and Common Council

History Is Also Now

Designed by Lewis Schlitt 1999
and created with help of
Drury Bynum, Thomas Van Damme, and James Veenstra.

Based on materials from
The Historical Society of Carroll County, with permission.

Supported in part by a grant from the Maryland State Arts Council.

 
Erected by The Mayor and Common Council.
 
Location. 39° 34.449′ N, 76° 59.674′ W. Marker is in Westminster, Maryland, in Carroll County. Marker is on East Main Street south of Longwell Avenue, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 61 East Main Street, Westminster MD 21157, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Neal Home (within shouting distance of this marker); The First Complete County Rural Free Delivery Service (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Mayor Joseph L. Mathias (about 500 feet away); Westminster Depot (about 600 feet away); Divided Loyalties
<i>History Is Also Now</i> image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, February 25, 2018
2. History Is Also Now
City of
Westminster


Founded 1764
Incorporated 1818
(was about 600 feet away but has been reported permanently removed. ); Gettysburg Campaign (about 600 feet away); The Opera House (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Rosser Raid (approx. mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Westminster.
 
Categories. Arts, Letters, MusicColonial EraRailroads & StreetcarsWar, US Civil
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on February 27, 2018. This page originally submitted on February 26, 2018, by Devry Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 64 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on February 26, 2018, by Devry Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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