Hartford in Hartford County, Connecticut — The American Northeast (New England)
Orville Hitchcock Platt
Senator of the United States
MDCCCLXXIX - MCMV
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Government & Politics.
Location. 41° 45.863′ N, 72° 40.94′ W. Marker is in Hartford, Connecticut, in Hartford County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Capitol Avenue and Trinity Street, on the right when traveling west. Located in the entranceway of the north side of the Connecticut State Capitol Building. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 210 Capitol Avenue, Hartford CT 06106, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Joseph Roswell Hawley (a few steps from this marker); Trinity College (within shouting distance of this marker); Col. Thomas Knowlton (within shouting distance of this marker); Major General Clarence Ransom Edwards DSM (within shouting distance of this marker); Andersonville Boy (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); 1st Connecticut Heavy Artillery (about 600 feet away); Confucius Spanish War Veterans Memorial (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hartford.
Also see . . . Orville H. Platt on Wikipedia. (Submitted on February 3, 2012, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
Credits. This page was last revised on March 20, 2021. It was originally submitted on February 3, 2012, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 573 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on February 3, 2012, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. 4. submitted on March 19, 2021, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.