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Newark in New Castle County, Delaware — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Recitation Hall Annex

 
 
Recitation Hall Annex Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, March 15, 2019
1. Recitation Hall Annex Marker
Inscription.  
Original site of the Delaware Agricultural Experiment Station established February 21, 1888

[Bottom plaque:]
Recitation Hall
Annex

has been placed on the
National Register
of Historic Places

 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: AgricultureEducation.
 
Location. 39° 41.013′ N, 75° 45.202′ W. Marker is in Newark, Delaware, in New Castle County. Marker can be reached from North College Avenue north of East Main Street (Delaware Route 273), on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 20 E Main St, Newark DE 19716, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Recitation Hall (a few steps from this marker); Old College (within shouting distance of this marker); Mechanical Hall (within shouting distance of this marker); The Diamonds Walkway (within shouting distance of this marker); Jastak-Burgess Hall (within shouting distance of this marker); Alumni Hall (within
Recitation Hall Annex image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, March 15, 2019
2. Recitation Hall Annex
shouting distance of this marker); George Evans House (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Of Rural New Castle County (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Newark.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 13, 2020. It was originally submitted on March 16, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 70 times since then. Last updated on August 12, 2020, by Carl Gordon Moore Jr. of North East, Maryland. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 16, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.
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