Annapolis in Anne Arundel County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Asbury United Methodist Church
Henry Price, a well-known, free, African American community leader, served as Asbury's pastor from 1838 to 1863. He was also the grandfather of Dr. Daniel Hale Williams, the noted surgeon who performed the world's first successful open-heart surgery in 1893.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: African Americans Churches & Religion. In addition, it is included in the African Methodist Episcopal (AME) Church series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1803.
Location. 38° 58.68′ N, 76° 29.798′ W. Marker is in Annapolis, Maryland, in Anne Arundel County. Marker is at the intersection of West Street (Maryland Route 450) and West Washington Street, on the right when traveling east on West Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Annapolis MD 21401, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. "Preservation Was A Fight!" (within shouting distance of this marker); The Old Fourth Ward (within shouting distance of this marker); Site of the Annapolis City Gates (within shouting distance of this marker); Lincoln in Annapolis (within shouting distance of this marker); On this site on November 25, 1960 (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Marion Warren's six photographs capture this historic Annapolis neighborhood in a sleepier time (about 500 feet away); Remembering the Foot Soldiers of the March on Washington (about 600 feet away); Clay Street Community Montage (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Annapolis.
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