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Franklin in Norfolk County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Birthplace of Horace Mann

 
 
Birthplace of Horace Mann Marker image. Click for full size.
By Steve Sherlock (http://www.flickr.com/photos/steve_sherlock/4333972380/in/photostream/), February 5, 2010
1. Birthplace of Horace Mann Marker
Inscription. Pioneer of the Public School System Born May 4, 1796
 
Location. 42° 4.824′ N, 71° 23.091′ W. Marker is in Franklin, Massachusetts, in Norfolk County. Marker is on East Central Street (Massachusetts Route 140) 0.1 miles west of Glen Meadow Road, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Franklin MA 02038, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Spanish American War Memorial (approx. one mile away); World War I Memorial (approx. 1.1 miles away); Vietnam Conflict Memorial (approx. 1.1 miles away); Korean Conflict Memorial (approx. 1.1 miles away); World War II Memorial (approx. 1.1 miles away); Operation Iraqi Freedom Memorial (approx. 1.1 miles away); First Wrentham School House (approx. 3 miles away); Helen Adams Keller (approx. 3.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Franklin.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 23, 2012, by Geoffrey S. Zub of Franklin, Massachusetts. This page has been viewed 368 times since then and 33 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on November 19, 2012, by Geoffrey S. Zub of Franklin, Massachusetts. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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