Baltimore, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Locust Point Immigration Depot
Baltimore Immigration Memorial Site
Here they took their first step on American soil.
Many continued their journey for destinations further west by boarding Baltimore & Ohio Company trains which were waiting immediately adjacent to the piers.
These immigrants brought with them their traditions, histories, and skills that left a lasting impression of our city and our country, just as the American experience changed their lives and the lives of their descendants forever.
Erected by City of Baltimore; Baltimore Immigration Memorial, Inc., Sponsor.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Maryland, Baltimore City historical markers marker series.
Location. 39° 16.519′ N, 76° Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Baltimore MD 21230, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Baltimore Immigration History (a few steps from this marker); The Black Shipbuilders of the Chesapeake Bay (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Marine Railway (approx. 0.4 miles away); Frederick Douglass Sculpture (approx. 0.4 miles away); Frederick Douglass-Isaac Myers Maritime Park and Museum (approx. 0.4 miles away); Archaeological Remains (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Hankin Healthy Harbor Walking Tour (approx. 0.4 miles away); In This Building From 1992 - 1999 (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Baltimore.
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Credits. This page was last revised on March 31, 2019. This page originally submitted on March 16, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 44 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on March 16, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.