Baltimore, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Grand Army of the Republic
Mother Sperling Tent No. 1, April 23, 1933.
[rear of marker] [Engraving of a 13-star flag] Our fathers saved.
[text on top of marker] The kiss of the sun for pardon, the song of the birds for mirth. On is nearer God's heart in a garden, than anywhere else on earth. Grow old along with me - the best is yet to be.
Erected 1933 by Daughters of the Union Veterans of the Civil War, Mother Sperling Tent No. 1.
Location. 39° 16.754′ N, 76° 36.488′ W. Marker is in Baltimore, Maryland. Marker is on Warren Avenue 0 miles east of Battery Avenue, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Baltimore MD 21230, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Federal Hill (a few steps from this marker); Major General Samuel Smith (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); a different marker also named Federal Hill (about 400 Colonel George Armistead (about 400 feet away); Sailors Union Church (about 600 feet away); Pride of Baltimore (approx. 0.2 miles away); Generating Electricity from the Sun (approx. 0.2 miles away); Port of Baltimore (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Baltimore.
Categories. • 20th Century • War, US Civil •
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