Cambridge in Middlesex County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
Built by the Province 1720
Occupied by the American Army 1775-1776
Used for students’ rooms until 1870-1871
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Education • War, US Revolutionary. A significant historical year for this entry is 1720.
Location. 42° 22.468′ N, 71° 7.084′ W. Marker is in Cambridge, Massachusetts, in Middlesex County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Massachusetts Avenue and Church Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Cambridge MA 02138, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Hollis Hall (within shouting distance of this marker); University Hall / John Harvard (within shouting distance of this marker); Indian College (within shouting distance of this marker); John Harvard (within shouting distance of this marker); John "Muggsie" Kelly (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Richard T. Greener (about 300 feet away); Old Burying Ground (about 300 feet away); To Harvard University students faculty staff alumni… (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cambridge.
Credits. This page was last revised on March 4, 2022. It was originally submitted on July 11, 2021, by J. Makali Bruton of Accra, Ghana. This page has been viewed 83 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 11, 2021, by J. Makali Bruton of Accra, Ghana.