Alexandria, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Site of Assembly Hall
Alexandria City Hall
Here was held March 22 1785 the first conference between representatives Alexander Henderson and George Mason of Virginia and Major Daniel of St. Thomas Jenifer, Mr. Chase and Mr. Stone of Maryland. This conference resulted in the framing of the Constitution of the United States.
Erected by Alexandria Chamber of Commerce.
Location. 38° 48.332′ N, 77° 2.545′ W. Marker is in Alexandria, Virginia. Marker is at the intersection of North Fairfax Street and Cameron Street, on the right when traveling south on North Fairfax Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Alexandria VA 22314, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Bank of Alexandria (a few steps from this marker); The Carlyle House and the 18th-Century Site (within shouting distance of this marker); Alexandria Washington Lodge (within shouting distance of this marker); Alexandria, Virginia (within shouting distance of this marker); Gadsby’s Tavern (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Front Door of Gadsby's Tavern (about The Memorial Fountain (about 300 feet away); The Gadsby's Tavern Ice Well (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Alexandria.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 6, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 521 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on March 6, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.