Franklin in Norfolk County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
Birthplace of Horace Mann
Inscription. Pioneer of the Public School System Born May 4, 1796
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Education. A significant historical month for this entry is May 1843.
Location. 42° 4.824′ N, 71° 23.091′ W. Marker is in Franklin, Massachusetts, in Norfolk County. Marker is on East Central Street (Massachusetts Route 140) 0.1 miles west of Glen Meadow Road, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Franklin MA 02038, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Spanish American War Memorial (approx. one mile away); World War I Memorial (approx. 1.1 miles away); Vietnam Conflict Memorial (approx. 1.1 miles away); Korean Conflict Memorial (approx. 1.1 miles away); World War II Memorial (approx. 1.1 miles away); Operation Iraqi Freedom Memorial (approx. 1.1 miles away); First Wrentham School House (approx. 3 miles away); Helen Adams Keller (approx. 3.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Franklin.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on October 23, 2012, by Geoffrey S. Zub of Franklin, Massachusetts. This page has been viewed 483 times since then and 2 times this year. Photo 1. submitted on November 19, 2012, by Geoffrey S. Zub of Franklin, Massachusetts. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.