Hagerstown in Washington County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
The Great Hagerstown Fair
The Keeper's Residence was constructed in the 1890s and the entrance building was constructed in 1913. The Keeper's Residence is believed to be the last 19th Century fair building remaining in Maryland. The grandstands were constructed in the early 1950s for the purpose of watching horse races which were held on a track in the center of the fairgrounds.
Location. 39° 38.739′ N, 77° 42.708′ W. Marker is in Hagerstown, Maryland, in Washington County. Marker is on North Mulberry Street north of North Cannon Avenue, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 400 North Mulberry Street, Hagerstown MD 21740, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. In Memory Of (approx. ¼ mile away); Bloom Park (approx. ¼ mile away); This Bronze Cannon (approx. ¼ mile away); Hagerstonians in the Civil War (approx. ¼ mile away); Zion Evangelical and Reform Church (approx. 0.3 miles away); Jonathan Hager (approx. 0.3 miles away); Retreat from Gettysburg (approx. 0.4 miles away); Fighting House to House, Yard to Yard (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hagerstown.
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Credits. This page was last revised on April 6, 2019. This page originally submitted on April 6, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 80 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on April 6, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.