Norwich in New London County, Connecticut — The American Northeast (New England)
John F. Slater
Dedicated to the Education of the Young
And Commemorative of
John F. Slater
Is Erected by His Son
William A. Slater
And by Him Presented to the
Norwich Free Academy
In Grateful Recognition
Of Advantages There Enjoyed
John Fox Slater
Born in Smithfield R I March 4 1815
Died in Norwich Conn May 7 1884
A Trustee of The Free Academy
From 1858 Until His Death
Location. 41° 32.174′ N, 72° 4.874′ W. Marker is in Norwich, Connecticut, in New London County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Crescent Street and Broadway, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Located in the entrance of the Slater Memorial Museum on the campus of the Norwich Free Academy. Marker is at or near this postal address: 108 Crescent Street, Norwich CT 06360, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. William Ashby McCloy (a few steps from this marker); Slater Museum (within shouting distance of this marker); Dr. Charles H. Osgood Fountain (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); U.S.S. Maine Memorial (about 300 feet The Shattuck Building (about 400 feet away); In Memory of Captain Samuel Chester Reid (about 600 feet away); Cristoforo Colombo Monument (about 600 feet away); Norwich Soldier’s Monument (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Norwich.
Also see . . .
1. Slater Memorial Museum. (Submitted on March 13, 2017, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
2. Norwich Free Academy. (Submitted on March 13, 2017, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on March 13, 2017. This page originally submitted on March 13, 2017, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 120 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on March 13, 2017, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.