New London in New London County, Connecticut — The American Northeast (New England)
“Do you want to be slave or free?”
Erected 1991 by The Day.
Location. 41° 21.133′ N, 72° 5.733′ W. Marker is in New London, Connecticut, in New London County. Marker is on Bank Street just east of Pearl Street. Touch for map. The plaque is located on the Customs House on the left lower side of the building. Marker is in this post office area: New London CT 06320, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. First Step to Freedom (a few steps from this marker); New London Whalemen (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); 15 Bank Street (about 700 feet away); 16 Bank Street (about 700 feet away); Shaw Mansion (approx. 0.2 miles away); a different marker Shaw Mansion (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Submarine Industry (approx. 0.2 miles away); The 19th Century Port (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New London.
Categories. • African Americans •
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