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North Laurel in Howard County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Governor Harry R. Hughes

 
 
Governor Harry R. Hughes Marker image. Click for full size.
By Richard E. Miller, February 5, 2012
1. Governor Harry R. Hughes Marker
Inscription.  
This Travel Information Center is named in honor of
Governor Harry R. Hughes

Governor of Maryland 1979-1987

1st Maryland Secretary of Transportation 1970-1987
Member, Maryland Senate, 1959-1970
Member, Maryland House of Delegates, 1955-1959

For his lifetime of dedicated service
to the people of Maryland
and all those who visit here.

 
Erected 2008 by Maryland Department of Transportation.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Roads & Vehicles.
 
Location. 39° 8.74′ N, 76° 50.713′ W. Marker is in North Laurel, Maryland, in Howard County. Marker can be reached from I-95 (Interstate I-95) one mile south of Patuxent Freeway, on the right when traveling south. Marker is on the exterior wall at the west side of the entrance to the Travel Information Center which is west of southbound I-95 - at the east corner of the passenger car parking area. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Columbia MD 21046, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies.
Governor Harry R. Hughes Travel Information Center image. Click for full size.
By Richard E. Miller, February 5, 2012
2. Governor Harry R. Hughes Travel Information Center
Explore your Chesapeake (a few steps from this marker); This Travel Information Center is named in honor of Governor Harry R.Hughes (a few steps from this marker); This Survey Point (approx. one mile away); Millworkers House (approx. 1.1 miles away); 9051-9053 Baltimore Street (approx. 1.2 miles away); Historic Savage Mill (approx. 1.2 miles away); Carroll Baldwin Memorial Hall (approx. 1.2 miles away); Baldwin Common (approx. 1.2 miles away).
 
Also see . . .  Harry Roe Hughes. (Submitted on March 1, 2013, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland.)
 
Additional keywords. Interstate Highway; rest stop
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 22, 2019. It was originally submitted on March 1, 2013, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. This page has been viewed 509 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 1, 2013, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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