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Wilmington in New Castle County, Delaware — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Looking Back...

...over 100 years ago from this spot

 
 
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By Devry Becker Jones, March 15, 2019
1. Looking Back... Marker
Inscription. Brandywine Park was created to give urban residents relief from city living and working conditions. A young woman is pictured sitting atop an outcropping of Brandywine Blue Rock in 1897.
 
Erected 2014 by Delaware State Parks.
 
Location. 39° 45.531′ N, 75° 33.275′ W. Marker is in Wilmington, Delaware, in New Castle County. Marker is on North Park Drive south of Augustine Cut Off, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. On the grounds of Brandywine Park. Marker is in this post office area: Wilmington DE 19806, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A different marker also named Looking Back... (approx. 0.2 miles away); Frank E. Schoonover Studios (approx. ¼ mile away); a different marker also named Looking Back... (approx. 0.3 miles away); Salesianum School (approx. 0.3 miles away); Wilmington Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); Soldiers and Sailors Monument (approx. 0.4 miles away); North Memories of Brandywine Park (approx. 0.4 miles away); Site of Gilpin Mills (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wilmington.
 
Categories. Parks & Recreational AreasWomen
 
Looking Back... Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, March 15, 2019
2. Looking Back... Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on March 16, 2019. This page originally submitted on March 16, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 93 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 16, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.
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