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Jacob Engelbrecht's Diary

 
 
Jacob Engelbrecht's Diary Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Jones, February 9, 2019
1. Jacob Engelbrecht's Diary Marker
Inscription. "Even while writing, the pavement is full of soldiers...what war times we live in!!! Would to the Lord, that the Rebellion was brushed out and if possible not a grease spot left."

-Jacob Engelbrecht's Diary
June 29, 1863
 
Erected by City of Frederick.
 
Location. 39° 24.765′ N, 77° 24.667′ W. Marker is in Frederick, Maryland, in Frederick County. Marker can be reached from South Market Street (Maryland Route 355) south of Citizen's Way, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. The marker is embedded in the sidewalk. Marker is at or near this postal address: 44 South Market Street, Frederick MD 21701, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Frederick's Carroll Creek (within shouting distance of this marker); B & O Railroad Station (within shouting distance of this marker); Arts & Entertainment (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); A Crossroads of American History (about 500 feet away); Saints Street (about 500 feet away); Ulysses Grant Bourne (about 500 feet away); Diehl Memorial Fountain (about 500 feet away); The Weinberg Center (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Frederick.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Jacob Engelbrecht's Diary Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Jones, February 9, 2019
2. Jacob Engelbrecht's Diary Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on February 11, 2019. This page originally submitted on February 9, 2019, by Devry Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 41 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on February 9, 2019, by Devry Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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