Strafford in Orange County, Vermont — The American Northeast (New England)
Birthplace of Justin Smith Morrill
Erected 1956 by Vermont Historic Sites Commission.
Location. 43° 51.925′ N, 72° 22.635′ W. Marker is in Strafford, Vermont, in Orange County. Marker is at the intersection of Justin Morrill Memorial Highway and Brook Road on Justin Morrill Memorial Highway. Touch for map. The marker is located at the south end of the town common. Marker is in this post office area: Strafford VT 05072, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Strafford Village (here, next to this marker); Justin Smith Morrill / Morrill Homestead (approx. 0.2 miles away); Old City and Old City Falls (approx. 1.2 miles away); Furnace Flat (approx. 3.1 miles away); Elizabeth Mine (approx. 3.6 miles away); Tunbridge World's Fair (approx. 6 miles away); Site of 1780 Raid (approx. 6½ miles away); Wagon Wheels Farm (approx. 7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Strafford.
Also see . . .
1. Biographical Directory of the United States Congress - Morrill, Justin Smith, (1810 - 1898). (Submitted on May 2, 2013, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.)
2. Vermont Public Radio: 150 Years Later, Revisiting Justin Morrill's Land-Grant College Act. (Submitted on May 3, 2013, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.)
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