Baltimore, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Beehler Umbrella Factory
Erected 1990 by The Albert Beehler, Jr. Family.
Location. 39° 17.502′ N, 76° 37.1′ W. Marker is in Baltimore, Maryland. Marker is on West Lexington Street east of North Howard street, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Baltimore MD 21201, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. To Commemorate the Inauguration of a Chemical Industry in America (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); South Union Building (about 400 feet away); St. Alphonsus Parish World War II Memorial (about 500 feet away); Provident Savings Bank (about 600 feet away); Westside (about 700 feet away); Rectory of Old St. Paulís Parish (about 700 feet away); Mayor Thomas D'Alesandro, Jr. (about 700 feet away); Moving Up To Cathedral Hill: Three Centuries of Change (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Baltimore.
Regarding Beehler Umbrella Factory. Baltimore can lay claim to the nationís first umbrella factory, established by William
Categories. • Industry & Commerce • Notable Buildings •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 22, 2008, by Christopher Busta-Peck of Shaker Heights, Ohio. This page has been viewed 5,822 times since then and 154 times this year. This page was the Marker of the Week March 16, 2008. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on January 22, 2008, by Christopher Busta-Peck of Shaker Heights, Ohio. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.