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Portsmouth in Rockingham County, New Hampshire — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Ceilia Layton Thaxter

 
 
Ceilia Layton Thaxter Marker image. Click for full size.
By James R. Murray, August 18, 2016
1. Ceilia Layton Thaxter Marker
Inscription.  
Poet, writer, artist was born here June 29, 1835
Author of Among the Isles of Shoals and An Island Garden
She died on Appledore August 26, 1894
 
Erected 1999 by Isle of Shoals Historical and Research Association.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Arts, Letters, Music. A significant historical date for this entry is June 29, 1835.
 
Location. 43° 4.642′ N, 70° 45.402′ W. Marker is in Portsmouth, New Hampshire, in Rockingham County. Marker is on Daniel Street, on the right when traveling west. Marker is a small metal plaque affixed to the front of the ABC Fine Rugs. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 50 Daniel Street, Portsmouth NH 03801, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Nation's Oldest Bank (within shouting distance of this marker); Treaty of Portsmouth 1905 (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Original New Hampshire State House (about 300 feet away); Temple Israel (about 400 feet away); Negro Pews (about 400 feet away); 18 Congress (about 500
Ceilia Layton Thaxter Marker image. Click for full size.
By James R. Murray, August 18, 2016
2. Ceilia Layton Thaxter Marker
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feet away); Spring Hill Waterfront (about 500 feet away); The South Church (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Portsmouth.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 23, 2016. It was originally submitted on August 18, 2016, by James R. Murray of Elkton, Florida. This page has been viewed 186 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 18, 2016, by James R. Murray of Elkton, Florida. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.

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