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Hannibal in Marion County, Missouri — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Samuel Langhorne Clemens

1835 - Mark Twain - 1910

 
 
Samuel Langhorne Clemens Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 15, 2020
1. Samuel Langhorne Clemens Marker
Inscription.  

His religion was humanity and
a whole world
mourned for him when he died

 
Erected 1913 by the State of Missouri.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Arts, Letters, MusicEntertainment.
 
Location. 39° 43.479′ N, 91° 22.054′ W. Marker is in Hannibal, Missouri, in Marion County. Marker is on Riverview Park Road, on the left when traveling north. Memorial is at a scenic overlook in Riverview Park, off Harrison Hill Drive. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Hannibal MO 63401, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Mark Twain Memorial Lighthouse (approx. 0.8 miles away); Mark Twain Memorial Bridge (approx. 0.9 miles away); Hannibal (approx. one mile away); The Hatten House (approx. one mile away); The Jail in "Tom Sawyer" (approx. one mile away); "Huckleberry Finn House" Reconstruction (approx. one mile away); The Mark Twain Boyhood Home & Museum (approx. one mile away); Mark Twain (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hannibal.
 
Also see . . .
Samuel Langhorne Clemens Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 15, 2020
2. Samuel Langhorne Clemens Marker
On back of monument base

1. Samuel Langhorne Clemens Bio. (Submitted on September 21, 2020, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Historic Missourians: Samuel Langhorne Clemens. (Submitted on September 21, 2020, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. Samuel Langhorne Clemens Bio. (Submitted on September 21, 2020, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
4. How Mark Twain’s Childhood Influenced His Literary Works. (Submitted on September 21, 2020, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
5. Samuel Langhorne Clemens Sculpture at Smithsonian Art Inventory. (Submitted on September 21, 2020, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Samuel Langhorne Clemens Monument and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 15, 2020
3. Samuel Langhorne Clemens Monument and Marker
Samuel Langhorne Clemens Statue image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 15, 2020
4. Samuel Langhorne Clemens Statue
Samuel Langhorne Clemens Statue Sculptor's Mark image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 15, 2020
5. Samuel Langhorne Clemens Statue Sculptor's Mark
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on September 21, 2020. It was originally submitted on September 21, 2020, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 45 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on September 21, 2020, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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