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Historical District in Alexandria, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Site of Assembly Hall

Alexandria City Hall

 
 
Site of Assembly Hall Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, February 28, 2015
1. Site of Assembly Hall Marker
Inscription.  
Here was held March 22 1785 the first conference between representatives Alexander Henderson and George Mason of Virginia and Major Daniel of St. Thomas Jenifer, Mr. Chase and Mr. Stone of Maryland. This conference resulted in the framing of the Constitution of the United States.
 
Erected by Alexandria Chamber of Commerce.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Government & Politics.
 
Location. 38° 48.332′ N, 77° 2.545′ W. Marker is in the Historical District in Alexandria, Virginia. Marker is at the intersection of North Fairfax Street and Cameron Street, on the right when traveling south on North Fairfax Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Alexandria VA 22314, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Bank of Alexandria (a few steps from this marker); Hall, Bank & Tavern (within shouting distance of this marker); Home of Charles Lee (within shouting distance of this marker); First Lot Sold at Auction (within shouting distance of this marker); The Braddock Campaign and Carlyle House
Alexandria City Hall-Site of Assembly Hall-Marker is located on the corner of the building image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, February 28, 2015
2. Alexandria City Hall-Site of Assembly Hall-Marker is located on the corner of the building
(within shouting distance of this marker); Wise's Tavern (within shouting distance of this marker); Alexandria Washington Lodge (within shouting distance of this marker); Braddock Road Mile "0" (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Historical District.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on April 17, 2020. It was originally submitted on March 6, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 575 times since then and 28 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 6, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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