Providence in Providence County, Rhode Island — The American Northeast (New England)
The Bicentennial of Haitian Independence
Erected 2005 by Lakay Foundation.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Abolition & Underground RR.
Location. 41° 47.366′ N, 71° 24.741′ W. Marker is in Providence, Rhode Island, in Providence County. Marker is on Hawthorne Ave, on the left when traveling south. Located across from the tennis courts at Roger Williams Park. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Providence RI 02907, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Marconi (approx. ¼ mile away); Brigadier General Casimir Pulaski (approx. 0.3 miles away); Prince Hall Masonic Lodge F.A.M. (approx. one mile away); Prince Hall (approx. one mile away); The Second Freewill Baptist (Pond Street) Church (approx. 1.2 miles away); Providence River Bridge (approx. 1.9 miles away); Providence River Park (approx. 2 miles away); The Fox Point Hurricane Barrier/A Second Life for the Hurricane Barrier (approx. 2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Providence.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on July 16, 2012, by Bryan Simmons of Attleboro, Massachusetts. This page has been viewed 505 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on July 16, 2012, by Bryan Simmons of Attleboro, Massachusetts. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.