Boston in Suffolk County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
Boston Public Latin School
erected for the use of the
Boston Public Latin School.
This School has been constantly
Maintained since it was Established
by the following Vote of the town:
At a General meeting upon Public Notice
it was agreed upon that our Brother
shall be entreated to become
Schoolmaster for the teaching
and nurturing of Children with us
April 13, 1635
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial Era • Education.
Location. 42° 21.471′ N, 71° 3.582′ W. Marker is in Boston, Massachusetts, in Suffolk County. Marker is on School Street, on the left when traveling east. Marker is located along the route of Boston's Freedom Trail. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Boston MA 02108, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Electric Fire Alarm System 1852 (here, next to this marker); Welcome to Boston's Old City Hall (here, next to this marker); Benjamin Franklin (a few steps from this marker); The Parker House Public Latin School (a few steps from this marker); Omni Hotels: The Parker House (within shouting distance of this marker); The Ice King, the Castle Captain, and the She-Merchant (within shouting distance of this marker); King’s Chapel (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Boston.
Also see . . . Benjamin Franklin Statue/Boston Latin School. The Freedom Trail Foundation website. (Submitted on May 1, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on May 1, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,002 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on May 1, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.