Boston in Suffolk County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
1722 – 1803
He organized the Revolution
and signed the
Declaration of Independence.
Right Side of Monument:
Incorruptible and Fearless
Left Side of Monument:
A true leader of the people.
Back of Monument:
Erected A.D. 1880
from a fund bequeathed to the
City of Boston
Erected 1880 by City of Boston.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Patriots & Patriotism • War, US Revolutionary. In addition, it is included in the Signers of the Declaration of Independence series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1722.
Location. 42° 21.599′ N, 71° 3.408′ W. Marker is in Boston, Massachusetts, in Suffolk County. Marker is at the intersection of Congress Street and North Street, on the right when traveling north on Congress Street. Marker is located in front of Faneuil Hall. 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 Faneuil Hall (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Faneuil Hall (within shouting distance of this marker); The Boston Massacre (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); John Winthrop - First House in Boston Site (about 400 feet away); Bunch of Grapes Tavern (about 400 feet away); The Old State House (about 500 feet away); a different marker also named The Old State House (about 500 feet away); Site of the First Meeting House in Boston Built A.D. 1632 (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Boston.
Also see . . . Samuel Adams - American Patriot & Politician. Brief biography of Samuel Adams. (Submitted on May 15, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.)
Credits. This page was last revised on November 22, 2019. It was originally submitted on May 15, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,071 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on May 15, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.