Belfast in Waldo County, Maine — The American Northeast (New England)
Post Office Square
— The Museum in the Streets —
In 1903, Belfast celebrated 50 years as a city. Old Home Week drew hundreds of visitors, and downtown storefronts were festooned with flags and bunting.
Erected 2004 by The Belfast Historical Society and Museum, Inc., The City of Belfast, and the Belfast Community. (Marker Number 12.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Industry & Commerce. Postal Mail and Philately 📭 series list. A significant historical date for this entry is January 4, 1896.
Location. 44° 25.524′ N, 69° 0.449′ W. Marker is in Belfast, Maine, in Waldo County. Marker is at the intersection of Church Street and Main Street on Church Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Belfast ME 04915, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Downtown Main Street (here, next to this marker); Welcome to Belfast (within shouting distance of this marker); The Opera House (within shouting distance of this marker); Belfast City Hall (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); First Church (about 300 feet away); The Belfast Historical Society Museum (about 400 feet away); Main and High (about 400 feet away); The Silver Screen (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Belfast.
More about this marker. Marker #12 (of 30) in "The Museum in the Streets". The text on the Marker is in English, followed by a French translation.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on September 15, 2012, by James True of Newark, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 680 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on September 15, 2012, by James True of Newark, New Jersey. 5. submitted on February 24, 2015. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.