Near Catonsville in Baltimore County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
[Benjamin Banneker Museum]
June 1, 2018
"Not you ye proud, impute to these the blame1796 Edition Almanac
If Afric's sons to genius are unknown,
For Banneker has prov'd they may acquire a name
As bright, as lasting, as your own."
Erected 2018 by Friends
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: African Americans • Colonial Era. A significant historical date for this entry is June 1, 2018.
Location. 39° 16.147′ N, 76° 46.484′ W. Marker is near Catonsville, Maryland, in Baltimore County. Marker can be reached from Oella Avenue 0.2 miles north of Old Frederick Road, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 209 Oella Avenue, Catonsville MD 21228, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Benjamin Banneker (within shouting distance of this marker); Robert Bannaky (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Banneker's Cabin (about 300 feet away); Banneker's Orchard (about 700 feet away); The Stone Farmhouse (about 700 feet away); a different marker also named Benjamin Banneker (approx. half a mile away); Edges of Earth's Crust Collided Here (approx. 0.9 miles away); The George Ellicott House (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Catonsville.
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Credits. This page was last revised on July 18, 2020. It was originally submitted on January 19, 2020, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 57 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on January 19, 2020, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.