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Riverside in Baltimore, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Platt and Company Oyster Packers

Baltimore Museum of Industry

 
 
Platt and Company Oyster Packers Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, May 1, 2009
1. Platt and Company Oyster Packers Marker
Inscription.  Founded Baltimore 1849, original structure built 1865-Present home of Baltimore Museum of Industry founded 1981
William Donald Schaefer, Mayor;
Harriet G. Bank, Chairman;
Dennis M. Zembala, Executive Director;
Ann E. Steele, Curator
 
Erected by City of Baltimore.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Industry & Commerce.
 
Location. 39° 16.428′ N, 76° 36.084′ W. Marker is in Riverside in Baltimore, Maryland. Marker is on Key Highway. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Baltimore MD 21230, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A different marker also named Platt and Company Oyster Packers (within shouting distance of this marker); Working Point by David Hess (within shouting distance of this marker); Steam Tug Baltimore (within shouting distance of this marker); Knabe Piano Factory Cupola (within shouting distance of this marker); Bethlehem Steel Shipyard Crane (within shouting distance of this marker); Hull of the Gov. R.M. McLane
Platt and Company Oyster Packers Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, May 1, 2009
2. Platt and Company Oyster Packers Marker
(within shouting distance of this marker); Raymond R. Allen Court (approx. 0.2 miles away); Fort Look-Out (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Riverside.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on April 17, 2020. It was originally submitted on January 30, 2013, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 409 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on January 30, 2013, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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