Hartford in Hartford County, Connecticut — The American Northeast (New England)
William H. Putnam
contribution toward a better life for the
People of Connecticut – especially for
those of greater Hartford by
William H. Putnam
With Ability – Courage – Devotion and
vision he served his city and his state
in Business – Education – Politics – Religion
and the Arts. His efforts and
achievements in the fields of hospitals
Medical Research – Flood Control – Housing
Redevelopment – Bridge Building and
other splendid civic projects place him
among our greatest leaders
This plaque – the gift of his grateful fellow citizens – was unveiled
February 1, 1958 – the 80th anniversary of his birth
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Charity & Public Work • Churches & Religion • Industry & Commerce • Science & Medicine.
Location. 41° 45.948′ N, 72° 40.339′ W. Marker is Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Hartford CT 06103, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Governor's Foot Guard (a few steps from this marker); a different marker also named Governor's Foot Guard (a few steps from this marker); The First Meeting of Washington and Rochambeau (a few steps from this marker); Jonathan Trumbull (within shouting distance of this marker); George Washington (within shouting distance of this marker); Old State House (within shouting distance of this marker); The Tower Clock (within shouting distance of this marker); The Fundamental Orders of Connecticut (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hartford.
Credits. This page was last revised on November 8, 2019. It was originally submitted on February 18, 2012, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 478 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on February 18, 2012, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.