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Downtown in Boston in Suffolk County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
 

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Official Tea Party Site Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Mike Stroud, July 1978
1. Official Tea Party Site Marker
Inscription.  
Presented by
The City Of Boston
on the 200th Anniversary of the
Boston Tea Party
to
Boston Tea Party Ship and Museum
Designating This As The
Official Tea Party Site
Kevin H. White
Mayor
December 16, 1973

 
Erected 1973 by The City Of Boston.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial EraGovernment & PoliticsNotable Places. A significant historical date for this entry is December 16, 1973.
 
Location. 42° 21.14′ N, 71° 3.135′ W. Marker is in Boston, Massachusetts, in Suffolk County. It is in Downtown. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Congress Street and Dorchester Avenue, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Boston MA 02127, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Building Boom (within shouting distance of this marker); Entrepreneurial Spirit (within shouting distance of this marker); Tufts Building (within shouting distance of this marker); The Great Fire (within shouting
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distance of this marker); Old South Meeting House (within shouting distance of this marker); Stamp Act 1765 / Townshend Act 1767 (within shouting distance of this marker); Sugar for Rope (within shouting distance of this marker); Boston Massacre 1770 / The East India Company (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Boston.
 
Also see . . .  Boston Tea Party History. (Submitted on March 17, 2008, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.)
 
Beaver II, Tea Party Ship image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Mike Stroud, July 1978
2. Beaver II, Tea Party Ship
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 30, 2023. It was originally submitted on March 17, 2008, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 1,545 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 17, 2008, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. • Christopher Busta-Peck was the editor who published this page.
 
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