Oxon Hill in Prince George's County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Front Door to Maryland History
The research, design elements, and visual markers throughout the collective guide the visitor from pre-Civil War footprints to contemporary realities. The plantings in the Memorial Garden provide a landscape that offers visitors a glimpse of early horticultural innovation. The Heritage Visitors Center presents guided discoveries including archaeological finds. These may spark spirited conversation that can be continued in other historic places along Maryland’s Southern Potomac shores.
Erected 2014 by Experience Salubria.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: African AmericansColonial Era • Native Americans • Settlements & Settlers.
Location. 38° 47.53′ N, 77° 0.117′ W. Marker is in Oxon Hill, Maryland, in Prince George's County. Marker can be reached from Oxon Hill Rd. (Maryland Route 414) south of Harborview Avenue, on the right when traveling north. The Marker is at the east end entrance to the Salubria Memorial Garden - off the Tanger Outlet Mall's southwestern parking lot, east of Oxon Hill Road and south of the Capital Beltway (I-95/I-495). Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 6800 Oxon Hill Road, Oxon Hill MD 20745, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Dr. John H. Bayne of Salubria “Prince of Horticulture” (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Emancipation in Maryland (about 400 feet away); Dr. John H. Bayne: A Leader In His Community (about 500 feet away); Slavery in the Potomac Valley (about 500 feet away); Judah and Resistance (about 600 feet away); Salubria Changed the Future of the Potomac Valley (about 600 feet away); John Hanson (approx. ¼ mile away); "Salubria" (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Oxon Hill.
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Additional keywords. slavery
Credits. This page was last revised on April 24, 2018. It was originally submitted on July 1, 2014, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. This page has been viewed 354 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 1, 2014, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. 3, 4, 5. submitted on April 21, 2018, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.