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Annapolis in Anne Arundel County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Sampson Hall

 
 
Sampson Hall Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Jones, March 10, 2018
1. Sampson Hall Marker
Inscription.
Sampson Hall
Named In Honor Of
Rear Admiral William Thomas Sampson, U.S.N.
1840-1902

Head of Department of Physics and Chemistry
Chief of Bureau of Ordnance
Superintendent, U.S. Naval Academy
Commander in Chief, U.S. Naval Force North Atlantic Station
During War with Spain - 1899

 
Location. 38° 59.019′ N, 76° 29.224′ W. Marker is in Annapolis, Maryland, in Anne Arundel County. Marker is on Decatur Road west of Maryland Avenue, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. On the grounds of the United States Naval Academy. Marker is at or near this postal address: 675 Decatur Road, Annapolis MD 21402, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. In Honor of Albert Abraham Michelson (within shouting distance of this marker); Mahan Hall (within shouting distance of this marker); Naval School (within shouting distance of this marker); Classes of 1958 and 1959 Memorial Plaza (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Mahan Hall (within shouting distance of this marker); The Tripoli Monument
Sampson Hall Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Jones, March 10, 2018
2. Sampson Hall Marker
(within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named The Tripoli Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); The English Frigate “Augusta” (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Annapolis.
 
Categories. EducationWar, Spanish-AmericanWaterways & Vessels
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on March 12, 2018. This page originally submitted on March 11, 2018, by Devry Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 55 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 11, 2018, by Devry Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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