Fairmount Heights in Prince George's County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Fairmount Heights Elementary School
737 61st Avenue
— Historic Site, Built 1912 —
The school is a two story, hip roof frame structure. The pyramidal roof cupola, which originally housed the school bell, has been enclosed.
Sponsored by the Mayor and Town Council of Fairmount Heights, 2016
Erected by Town of Fairmount Heights, Maryland. (Marker Number 72-09-9.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: African Americans • Architecture • Education.
Location. 38° 53.965′ N, 76° 54.721′ W. Marker is in Fairmount Heights, Maryland, in Prince George's County. Marker is on 61st Avenue near Addison Road, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 737 61st Avenue, Capitol Heights MD 20743, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Bungalow Row (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Masonic Lodge No. 92 / The Columbine Chapter No. 46 (about 400 feet away); The Original Municipal Center (about 400 feet away); Municipal Center Site (about 400 feet away); Charity Hall (about 500 feet away); Misery (about John S. Johnson House (about 800 feet away); Henry Pinckney House (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fairmount Heights.
Credits. This page was last revised on November 29, 2019. It was originally submitted on July 6, 2018, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. This page has been viewed 466 times since then and 171 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on July 6, 2018, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.