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Worcester in Worcester County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Worcester's First City Hall

 
 
Worcester's First City Hall Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Devry Becker Jones, June 20, 2020
1. Worcester's First City Hall Marker
Inscription.  On this spot stood Worcester's First City Hall where was held July 20 1854 the first convention of delegates founding the Republican Party in Massachusetts
 
Erected 1929 by Republican State Committee of Massachusetts.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Government & Politics. A significant historical date for this entry is July 20, 1854.
 
Location. 42° 15.784′ N, 71° 48.122′ W. Marker is in Worcester, Massachusetts, in Worcester County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street and Front Street when traveling north on Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 440 Main St, Worcester MA 01608, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. George Frisbie Hoar (here, next to this marker); The Irish Community in Worcester (within shouting distance of this marker); Company C, 2nd Mass. Inf. U.S.V. (within shouting distance of this marker); Company G, 9th Mass. Inf., U.S.V. (within shouting distance of this marker); Company H, 2nd Mass. Inf., U.S.V. (within shouting distance of this marker); Company A, 2nd Mass. Inf., U.S.V.
Worcester's First City Hall Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Devry Becker Jones, June 20, 2020
2. Worcester's First City Hall Marker
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(within shouting distance of this marker); The Honorable Paul V. Mullaney Plaza (within shouting distance of this marker); Armenian Genocide (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Worcester.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 23, 2020. It was originally submitted on June 23, 2020, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 82 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 23, 2020, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.

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Dec. 6, 2022