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

Francis Scott Key

Rotary International

 
 
Francis Scott Key Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Allen C. Browne, May 1, 2017
1. Francis Scott Key Marker
Inscription.  
The Thirty Fourth District
·Rotary International·
At Its First Conference
March 1923
Pays This Tribute to
Francis Scott Key
· Author of·
Our National Anthem
⟵·⟶
“And the Star Spangled Banner,
Oh, Long May it Wave,
O'er the Land of the Free
And the Home of the Brave”
⟵∨⟶

 
Erected 1923 by Rotary International.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War of 1812. In addition, it is included in the Rotary International series list. A significant historical month for this entry is March 1923.
 
Location. 39° 24.377′ N, 77° 24.779′ W. Marker is in Frederick, Maryland, in Frederick County. Marker can be reached from South Market Street. In Mount Olivet Cemetery south of the Francis Scott Key monument and Gravesite. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Frederick MD 21701, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A different marker also named Francis Scott Key (here, next to this marker); a different marker also named Francis Scott Key
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(a few steps from this marker); a different marker also named Francis Scott Key (a few steps from this marker); The Dred Scott Decision (within shouting distance of this marker); Roger Brooke Taney (within shouting distance of this marker); Maryland's “Cemetery Beautiful” (within shouting distance of this marker); Graves, Monument and Memorials of the Civil War (within shouting distance of this marker); O Say Can You See? (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Frederick.
 
Francis Scott Key Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Allen C. Browne, May 1, 2017
2. Francis Scott Key Marker
Four Markers image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Allen C. Browne, May 1, 2017
3. Four Markers
This marker is second from the right.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 22, 2017. It was originally submitted on June 22, 2017, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. This page has been viewed 220 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on June 22, 2017, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.

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