Wilmington in New Castle County, Delaware — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
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Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Government & Politics. In addition, it is included in the Delaware Public Archives, the Former U.S. Presidents: #12 Zachary Taylor, and the Former U.S. Presidents: #16 Abraham Lincoln series lists. A significant historical date for this entry is June 10, 1848.
Location. 39° 44.411′ N, 75° 33.071′ W. Marker is in Wilmington, Delaware, in New Castle County. Marker is on 4th Street just south of Market Street, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Wilmington DE 19801, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Old Farmers Bank (within shouting distance of this marker); "Sign of the Ship" Tavern (within shouting distance of this marker); Thomas Garrett (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Brown v. Board of Education (about 400 feet away); Delaware's Jewish Community (about 500 feet away); Willingtown Square (about 600 feet away); Grand Lodge of Delaware A.F.&A.M. (about 600 feet away); Old Town Hall (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wilmington.
Credits. This page was last revised on August 19, 2020. It was originally submitted on April 25, 2016, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 384 times since then and 37 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on April 25, 2016, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.