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Lucy Simpson's Rockville Institute

 
 
Lucy Simpson's Rockville Institute Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, March 11, 2017
1. Lucy Simpson's Rockville Institute Marker
Inscription.
1887
Original home of
Lucy Simpson's Rockville Institute
a private school known as
the “Little Red Hut”
——— ———
Owned by the Darby family from 1914 - 1979.
Restored and renovated in 1980 by
Van Grack, Axelson and Williamowsky.

 
Location. 39° 5.142′ N, 77° 9.284′ W. Marker is in Rockville, Maryland, in Montgomery County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of North Adams Street and Wood Lane. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 109 North Adams Street, Rockville MD 20850, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. North Adams Street and Middle Lane Residential Area (within shouting distance of this marker); Higgins House (within shouting distance of this marker); Jerusalem - Mount Pleasant Church and Parsonage (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Rockville Methodist Episcopal Church - Jerusalem/Mount Pleasant (about 300 feet away); Beall-Dawson House and Park (about 300 feet away); Hebron House and Print Shop
Lucy Simpson's Rockville Institute Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, March 11, 2017
2. Lucy Simpson's Rockville Institute Marker
Peerless Rockville
(about 300 feet away); Beall-Dawson House (about 300 feet away); a different marker also named Beall-Dawson House (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Rockville.
 
Also see . . .  Miss Lucy Simpson's/The Rockville Institute. National Register of Historic Place Nomination Form. “Miss Lucy Simpson operated a primary school from this building from 1895 to 1921. This house was built by her father, Rev. Theodore Simpson, and features such Late Gothic Revival elements as the steeply pitched center gable, elongated windows, and curvilinear decorative strapwork.” (Submitted on April 15, 2017, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.) 
 
Categories. EducationNotable Buildings
 
Lucy Simpson's Rockville Institute Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, March 11, 2017
3. Lucy Simpson's Rockville Institute Marker
1890
109 North Adams image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, March 11, 2017
4. 109 North Adams
109 North Adams image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, March 11, 2017
5. 109 North Adams
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on April 17, 2017. This page originally submitted on April 15, 2017, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. This page has been viewed 90 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on April 15, 2017, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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