Hagerstown in Washington County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected by Washington County Historical Advisory Committee.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the Maryland, Washington County Historical Advisory Committee series list. A significant historical month for this entry is July 1877.
Location. 39° 38.528′ N, 77° 43.205′ W. Marker is in Hagerstown, Maryland, in Washington County. Marker is at the intersection of North Potomac Street (Maryland Route 65) and West Washington Street (U.S. 40), on the left when traveling south on North Potomac Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Hagerstown MD 21740, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A City Divided (a few steps from this marker); Hagerstown Commercial Core Historic District (within shouting distance of this marker); Hagerstown Gettysburg Campaign (within shouting distance of this marker); Treatment of the Wounded (within shouting distance of this marker); First Battle of Hagerstown (within shouting distance of this marker); Second Battle of Hagerstown (within shouting distance of this marker); The Last Confederate Incursion North of the Potomac River (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hagerstown.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on March 24, 2008, by Christopher Busta-Peck of Shaker Heights, Ohio. This page has been viewed 1,552 times since then and 66 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on March 24, 2008, by Christopher Busta-Peck of Shaker Heights, Ohio. 4. submitted on July 19, 2011, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. 5. submitted on July 15, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.