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Annapolis in Anne Arundel County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Naval School

 
 
Naval School Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, February 8, 2013
1. Naval School Marker
Inscription.

Naval School
Founded October 10th 1845.
James K. Polk.
President of the United States.
Geo. Bancroft
Secretary of the Navy.

 
Location. 38° 59.028′ N, 76° 29.195′ W. Marker is in Annapolis, Maryland, in Anne Arundel County. Marker can be reached from Maryland Avenue. Touch for map. The Marker is a marble tablet on south front of the Beaux Arts Mahan Hall at the United States Naval Academy. Photo ID is required to enter the Academy grounds. 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. Mahan Hall (here, next to this marker); a different marker also named Mahan Hall (within shouting distance of this marker); In Honor of Albert Abraham Michelson (within shouting distance of this marker); Macedonian Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); HMS Macedonian Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); The English Frigate “Augusta” (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Tripoli Monument (about 400 feet away); a different marker also named The Tripoli Monument (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Annapolis.
 
Categories. Military
 
Naval School Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, February 8, 2013
2. Naval School Marker
Naval School Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne
3. Naval School Marker
An image of this marker appeared in Charles Taylor's 1920 biography "Life of Admiral Mahan, naval philosopher"
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 28, 2013, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. This page has been viewed 317 times since then and 51 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on February 28, 2013, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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