Hartford in Hartford County, Connecticut — The American Northeast (New England)
Homesite of Col. Jeremiah Wadsworth
SAR Branch Connecticut
Erected 1913 by the SAR Branch Connecticut.
Location. 41° 45.822′ N, 72° 40.416′ W. Marker is in Hartford, Connecticut, in Hartford County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Main Street and Atheneum Square, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Located in the entranceway of the Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art. Marker is at or near this postal address: 600 Main Street, Hartford CT 06103, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Abel Buel (within shouting distance of this marker); American School for the Deaf (within shouting distance The Safe Arrival (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Center Church (about 300 feet away); Hartford (about 400 feet away); Hartford Municipal Building (about 400 feet away); John Haynes (about 400 feet away); Thomas Hooker (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hartford.
Regarding Homesite of Col. Jeremiah Wadsworth. The oldest public art museum in the United States, the Wadsworth Atheneum was founded in 1842 by Daniel Wadsworth, son of Jeremiah Wadsworth.
Also see . . .
1. Jeremiah Wadsworth on Wikipedia. (Submitted on February 9, 2012, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
2. Wadsworth Atheneum. (Submitted on February 9, 2012, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
Categories. • Patriots & Patriotism • War, US Revolutionary •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 9, 2012, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 597 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on February 9, 2012, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.