Galesville in Anne Arundel County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Carrie Weedon House
"Teachers have come and teachers have gone but we are sure that none of them has exercised so great an influence over our village as did Mrs. T. W. Weedon - ever 'Miss Carrie'."
From "Farewell Tribute to the Old School and a Memorial to Carrie B. Weedon, Pioneer Teacher of Galesville School", Sunday Evening, July 23, 1961.
Primary school teacher Carrie Weedon taught three generations of Galesville's children.
Carrie Weedon and Ella Skinner in front of the Weedon House. Weedon bought the house and two acre site in 1901 for $800.
Location. 38° 50.619′ N, 76° 32.518′ W. Marker is in Galesville, Maryland, in Anne Arundel County. Marker is on Main Street, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 988 Main Street, Galesville MD 20765, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers Welcome to Galesville (a few steps from this marker); Where Land Meets Water (a few steps from this marker); Native Plants (a few steps from this marker); Steamboat Landing (a few steps from this marker); Valuable Wetlands (within shouting distance of this marker); William Penn (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Site of First Quaker Regional Gathering (approx. 0.9 miles away); Old Quaker Burying Ground (approx. 0.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Galesville.
Also see . . . Galesville Heritage Society. The museum housed in the Carrie Weedon House (Submitted on March 14, 2008, by Christopher Busta-Peck of Shaker Heights, Ohio.)
Categories. • 20th Century • Notable Buildings •
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 1,089 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on March 14, 2008, by Christopher Busta-Peck of Shaker Heights, Ohio.