New Bedford in Bristol County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
Location. 41° 38.112′ N, 70° 55.654′ W. Marker is in New Bedford, Massachusetts, in Bristol County. Marker is on William Street near North 6th Street, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 133 William Street, New Bedford MA 02740, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Whaleman’s Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Lewis Temple (within shouting distance of this marker); Captain Paul Cuffe's Atlantic World (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Heroes of Fort Wagner (about 800 feet away); Civil War’s First Black Regiment (about 800 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New Bedford.
More about this marker. This marker is known as the Frederick Douglass Memorial.
Also see . . . Frederick Douglass, 1818-1895. (Submitted on July 11, 2007, by Dawn Bowen of Fredericksburg, Virginia.)
Categories. • Abolition & Underground RR • African Americans • Notable Persons •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 11, 2007, by Dawn Bowen of Fredericksburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,984 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 11, 2007, by Dawn Bowen of Fredericksburg, Virginia. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.