Inner Harbor in Baltimore, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Flagship of the Anti-Slave Trade
Powder monkey Aspinwall Fuller
Boys such as Aspinwall Fuller were a common
Erected by Maryland Civil War Trails.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: War, US Civil • Waterways & Vessels. In addition, it is included in the Maryland Civil War Trails, and the National Historic Landmarks series lists. A significant historical month for this entry is April 1861.
Location. 39° 17.139′ N, 76° 36.656′ W. Marker is in Inner Harbor in Baltimore, Maryland. Marker can be reached from East Pratt Street. The marker is located on the outside of the USS Constellation visitor center. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Baltimore MD 21202, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Port of Baltimore (a few steps from this marker); Top of the World Observation Level World Trade Center (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); An Active Port for 300 YearsTogether we remember the people of Maryland who perished on 9.11.2001 (about 400 feet away); Baltimore’s Maritime Heritage (about 400 feet away); Welcome (about 500 feet away); Baltimore Riot Trail (about 500 feet away); The Great Baltimore Oyster Partnership (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Inner Harbor.
More about this marker. The marker features two illustrations, one of the Constellation and one of a powder monkey.
Regarding USS Constellation. The USS Constellation is a National Historic Landmark.
Credits. This page was last revised on April 17, 2020. It was originally submitted on March 12, 2008, by Christopher Busta-Peck of Shaker Heights, Ohio. This page has been viewed 1,776 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on March 12, 2008, by Christopher Busta-Peck of Shaker Heights, Ohio.