Annapolis in Anne Arundel County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Asbury United Methodist Church
Henry Price, a well-known, free, African American community leader, served as Asbury's pastor from 1838 to 1863. He was also the grandfather of Dr. Daniel Hale Williams, the noted surgeon who performed the world's first successful open-heart surgery in 1893.
Location. 38° 58.68′ N, 76° 29.798′ W. Marker is in Annapolis, Maryland, in Anne Arundel County. Marker is at the intersection of West Street (Maryland Route 450) and West Washington Street, on the right when traveling Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Annapolis MD 21401, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Site of the Annapolis City Gates (within shouting distance of this marker); Lincoln in Annapolis (within shouting distance of this marker); On this site on November 25, 1960 (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Claude House (about 700 feet away); The City Spared (about 800 feet away); Lot 70 Is Historically Significant (approx. 0.2 miles away); Reynold's Tavern (approx. 0.2 miles away); Southgate Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Annapolis.
Categories. • African Americans • Churches, Etc. •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 14, 2008, by Christopher Busta-Peck of Shaker Heights, Ohio. This page has been viewed 1,158 times since then and 46 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on March 14, 2008, by Christopher Busta-Peck of Shaker Heights, Ohio.