Newport in Newport County, Rhode Island — The American Northeast (New England)
c. 1700 enlarged 1740
— NRF Founded by Doris Duke 1968 —
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial Era • Notable Places • Patriots & Patriotism.
Location. 41° 29.333′ N, 71° 18.767′ W. Marker is in Newport, Rhode Island, in Newport County. Marker is on Spring Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Newport RI 02840, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Elisha Johnson House (here, next to this marker); The New Jersey House (within shouting distance of this marker); Gideon Cornell House (within shouting distance of this marker); Touro Synagogue (within shouting distance of this marker); Charlotte Burleigh House (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Touro Synagogue (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Letter from Moses Seixas (about 300 feet away); The Famous Letter by President George Washington (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Newport.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on June 28, 2013, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 479 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on June 28, 2013, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.