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Springfield in Hampden County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Springfield Armory

 
 
Springfield Armory Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, November 29, 2017
1. Springfield Armory Marker
Inscription.
Springfield Armory
Has been designated a
Registered National
Historic Landmark
Under the Provisions of the
Historic Sites Act of August 21, 1955
This Site Possesses Exceptional Value
In Commemorating and Illustrating
The History of The United States
U.S. Department of The Interior
National Park Service
1962

 
Erected 1962.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the National Historic Landmarks marker series.
 
Location. 42° 6.53′ N, 72° 34.706′ W. Marker is in Springfield, Massachusetts, in Hampden County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Federal Street and State Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Located at the entrance to Garvey Hall, Springfield Technical Community College. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1 Armory Street, Springfield MA 01105, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. National Historic Mechanical Engineering Landmark (here, next to this marker); To the Memory of George Washington (here, next to this marker); Gen. Henry Knox Trail (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line);
Springfield Armory Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, November 29, 2017
2. Springfield Armory Marker
The marker is the upper one at the right of the entrance to Garvey Hall.
Shays’ Rebellion (about 700 feet away); Armory Square (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Military Presence (approx. 0.2 miles away); From Arsenal to Icon (approx. 0.2 miles away); Main Arsenal (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Springfield.
 
More about this marker. Garvey Hall was an original building of the Springfield Armory. It now houses administrative and other offices of Springfield Technical Community College.
 
Also see . . .
1. Springfield Armory National Historic Site. (Submitted on December 1, 2017, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
2. Springfield Technical Community College. (Submitted on December 1, 2017, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
 
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Garvey Hall, Springfield Technical Community College image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, November 29, 2017
3. Garvey Hall, Springfield Technical Community College
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 1, 2017. This page originally submitted on December 1, 2017, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 64 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on December 1, 2017, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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