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Sidney Lanier

1842-1881

 
 
Sidney Lanier Marker image. Click for full size.
By Christopher Busta-Peck, March 24, 2008
1. Sidney Lanier Marker
Inscription.
Poet, musician and scholar,
"The Sweet Singer of the South." First writer-in-residence at
Johns Hopkins University.
Teacher at Eutaw Place School.
Author of The Boys' King Arthur.

 
Erected by Bolton Hill Historic District.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Maryland, Bolton Hill Historic District marker series.
 
Location. 39° 18.283′ N, 76° 37.646′ W. Marker is in Baltimore, Maryland. Marker is on Eutaw Place, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1404 Eutaw Place, Baltimore MD 21217, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Howard A. Kelly, M.D. (a few steps from this marker); Early Civil Rights Era (within shouting distance of this marker); Lillie Carroll Jackson Civil Rights Museum (within shouting distance of this marker); Lillie Carroll Jackson Museum (was within shouting distance of this marker but has been reported missing. ); St. James Court (within shouting distance of this marker); Daniel Coit Gilman
Sidney Lanier house image. Click for full size.
By Christopher Busta-Peck, March 24, 2008
2. Sidney Lanier house
(about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Md. Prince Hall Masons (about 500 feet away); Francis Scott Key (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Baltimore.
 
Also see . . .  Biography of Sidney Lanier. (Submitted on October 17, 2008, by Christopher Busta-Peck of Shaker Heights, Ohio.)
 
Categories. Arts, Letters, MusicEducationNotable Persons
 
Sidney Lanier Monument image. Click for full size.
By Richard E. Miller, April 25, 2009
3. Sidney Lanier Monument
on North Charles Street at Johns Hopkins University, Homestead Campus.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 24, 2008, by Christopher Busta-Peck of Shaker Heights, Ohio. This page has been viewed 1,222 times since then and 28 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 24, 2008, by Christopher Busta-Peck of Shaker Heights, Ohio.   3. submitted on April 26, 2009, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland.
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