Providence in Providence County, Rhode Island — The American Northeast (New England)
The Bicentennial of Haitian Independence
Erected 2005 by Lakay Foundation.
Location. 41° 47.366′ N, 71° 24.741′ W. Marker is in Providence, Rhode Island, in Providence County. Marker is on Hawthorne Ave, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Located across from the tennis courts at Roger Williams Park. Marker is in this post office area: Providence RI 02907, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Marconi ( approx. ¼ mile away); Brigadier General Casimir Pulaski ( approx. 0.3 miles away); Prince Hall Masonic Lodge F.A.M. Prince Hall ( approx. one mile away); The Second Freewill Baptist (Pond Street) Church ( approx. 1.2 miles away); The Fox Point Hurricane Barrier/A Second Life for the Hurricane Barrier ( approx. 2 miles away); Colonial Wharf at South Water Street: 1910-1942 /Fox Point and the Night Boat Era 1822-1932 ( approx. 2 miles away); Fox Point Cape Verdean Community ( approx. 2.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Providence.
Categories. • Abolition & Underground RR •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 16, 2012, by Bryan Simmons of Attleboro, Massachusetts. This page has been viewed 422 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on July 16, 2012, by Bryan Simmons of Attleboro, Massachusetts. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.