Salem in Essex County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
Peabody Museum of Salem
under the provisions of the
Historic Sites Act of August 21, 1935
This site possesses exceptional value
in commemorating or illustrating the
history of the United States
Erected 1966 by U.S. Department of the Interior, National Park Service.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Architecture • Landmarks. In addition, it is included in the National Historic Landmarks series list.
Location. 42° 31.305′ N, 70° 53.572′ W. Marker is in Salem, Massachusetts, in Essex County. Marker is on Essex Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 158 Essex St, Salem MA 01970, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Essex County Armed Services Memorial (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Burying Point (about 300 feet away); This Ground (about 400 feet away); The Salem Witch Trials Memorial (about 400 feet away); a different The Salem Witch Trials Memorial (about 400 feet away); Saint Peter's Episcopal Church (about 500 feet away); Home of Nathaniel H. Felt (about 600 feet away); The First Meeting House Erected in Salem (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Salem.
Also see . . .
1. Peabody Essex Museum History. (Submitted on July 21, 2015, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
2. Peabody Museum of Salem - Wikipedia. (Submitted on July 21, 2015, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
Credits. This page was last revised on September 30, 2020. It was originally submitted on July 20, 2015, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 215 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 20, 2015, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.