Near Urbana in Frederick County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1932 by The Federation of Rural Womens Clubs of Frederick County, MD.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & Commerce • Patriots & Patriotism. In addition, it is included in the Former U.S. Presidents: #01 George Washington, and the George Washington Slept Here series lists. A significant historical date for this entry is June 30, 1862.
Location. Marker has been reported missing. It was located near 39° 19.09′ N, 77° 20.06′ W. Marker was near Urbana, Maryland, in Frederick County. Marker was on Urbana Pike (Maryland Route 355). Touch for map. Marker was in this post office area: Frederick MD 21704, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this location, measured as the crow flies. A different marker also named George Washington (here, next to this marker); Urbana (approx. 1.6 miles away); War on Terrorism Memorial (approx. 2.1 miles away); Amelung Glass Works Dennis Memorial (approx. 2.8 miles away); Hyattstown Mill (approx. 2.9 miles away); Our Daily Bread (approx. 2.9 miles away); Women on the Homefront in Montgomery County (approx. 3˝ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Urbana.
More about this marker. This marker appears to be a wooden replacement for an original metal marker.
Credits. This page was last revised on November 22, 2019. It was originally submitted on July 17, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,952 times since then and 143 times this year. Last updated on April 22, 2017, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 17, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. 3. submitted on April 22, 2017, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.