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Hagerstown in Washington County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Our Journey Transports Us Through Time

 
 
Our Journey Transports Us Through Time Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., February 5, 2018
1. Our Journey Transports Us Through Time Marker
Inscription.

"This sculpture is very significant to me. It depicts the importance of transportation to the history of my home county. It is made all the more special because it is installed outside my library in Hagerstown, the place where I dreamed and was inspired to pursue a career in the arts."
-Antonio Tobias "Toby" Mendez, Sculptor

Dedicated April 30, 2015

The images depicted in this relief are;

a C&O Canal boat with mule team, a Fairchild C-119 Flying Box Car, a circa 1970 Mack RL700 and a Nickle Plate Locomotive.

 
Erected 2015 by Concerned Citizens and Organizations.
 
Location. 39° 38.4′ N, 77° 43.278′ W. Marker is in Hagerstown, Maryland, in Washington County. Touch for map. Bas relief sculpture is located on the plaza wall near the rear entrance to the Washington County Free Library. Marker is at or near this postal address: 100 South Potomac Street, Hagerstown MD 21740, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Retreat from Gettysburg (within shouting distance of this marker); Elliott-Bester House (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Last Confederate Incursion North of the Potomac River
Our Journey Transports Us Through Time Marker and Bas Relief image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., February 5, 2018
2. Our Journey Transports Us Through Time Marker and Bas Relief
(about 600 feet away); Hagerstown Ransomed (approx. 0.2 miles away); A City Divided (approx. 0.2 miles away); West Baltimore Street (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Ransom of Hagerstown (approx. 0.2 miles away); Hagerstonians in the Civil War (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hagerstown.
 
Categories. Arts, Letters, MusicMan-Made Features
 
Our Journey Transports Us Through Time Marker and Bas Relief image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., February 5, 2018
3. Our Journey Transports Us Through Time Marker and Bas Relief
Our Journey Transports Us Through Time Sculptor's Mark image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., February 5, 2018
4. Our Journey Transports Us Through Time Sculptor's Mark
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on February 25, 2018. This page originally submitted on February 24, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 51 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on February 24, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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