Boston in Suffolk County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
Public Latin School
1635 – 1935
Public Latin School
1748 – 1844
Directly opposite stood the first
and the second school building
occupied by this school
1645 – 1748
This tablet placed here
on the 300th anniversary
April 23 1935 by the City of Boston
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial Era • Education • Notable Places.
Location. 42° 21.466′ N, 71° 3.594′ W. Marker is in Boston, Massachusetts, in Suffolk County. Marker is at the intersection of School Street and Province Street, on the right when traveling east on School Street. Marker is located on the side of the Parker House. 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. The Parker House (here, next to this marker); Electric Fire Alarm System 1852 (a few steps from this marker); Welcome to Boston's Old City Hall (a few steps from this marker); Boston Public Latin School (a few steps from this marker); Omni Hotels: The Parker HouseBenjamin Franklin (within shouting distance of this marker); King’s Chapel (within shouting distance of this marker); Life and Death in Colonial Boston (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Boston.
More about this marker. The top of the marker features a bas relief image of Romulus and Remus feeding off a she-wolf.
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 750 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on May 1, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.