Annapolis in Anne Arundel County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Standing on This Spot
Erected 1915 by Peggy Stewart Tea Party Chapter D.A.R.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Revolutionary. In addition, it is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR), and the Former U.S. Presidents: #01 George Washington series lists. A significant historical month for this entry is December 1754.
Location. 38° 58.727′ N, 76° 29.448′ W. Marker is in Annapolis, Maryland, in Anne Arundel County. Marker can be reached from State Circle near School Street, on the left. Marker is on the floor of the Old Senate Chamber, inside the Maryland State House. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Annapolis MD 21401, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Matthew Alexander Henson (a few steps from this marker); Roger Brooke Taney, 1777 - 1864 (a few steps from this marker); Dred Scott, 1799 - 1858 (a few steps from this marker); St. Mary's City Cannon Sacred to the Memory of Baron de Kalb (within shouting distance of this marker); Maryland State House (within shouting distance of this marker); USS Maryland (within shouting distance of this marker); Baron Johann de Kalb, 1721 - 1780 (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Annapolis.
Regarding General Washington. Another historical marker, the Trunk of the Three Mile Oak, marks a notable tree on the outskirts of Annapolis where Washington met prominent citizens of Annapolis and the new country, on his way to the State House to resign his commission.
Credits. This page was last revised on November 21, 2019. It was originally submitted on April 5, 2009, by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,335 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on April 5, 2009, by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland.