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Silver Spring in Montgomery County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Rachel Carson House

 
 
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By Allen C. Browne, July 26, 2014
1. Rachel Carson House Marker
Inscription.
Rachel Carson House
Has been designated a
National Historic Landmark
This property possesses national significance in the commemorating the history of the United States of America.
1991
National Park Service
United States Department of the Interior

 
Marker series. This marker is included in the National Historic Landmarks marker series.
 
Location. 39° 2.814′ N, 77° 0.036′ W. Marker is in Silver Spring, Maryland, in Montgomery County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Berwick Road and Apple Grove Road. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 11701 Berwick Rd, Silver Spring MD 20904, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Rachel Carson (approx. 1.1 miles away); Burnt Mills (approx. 1.1 miles away); The Harper Family Homestead (approx. 1.9 miles away); Kemp Mill (approx. 2 miles away); Smithville Colored School (approx. 2 miles away); Mother Jones (approx. 2.4 miles away); Reforestation (approx. 2.6 miles away); Safeway (approx. 2.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Silver Spring.
 
Regarding Rachel Carson House. Rachel Carson lived in this house between
Rachel Carson House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, July 26, 2014
2. Rachel Carson House Marker
1957 and her death in 1964. She wrote her controversial book Silent Spring, mostly in this house.
 
Categories. Environment
 
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By Allen C. Browne, July 26, 2014
3. Rachel Carson House
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Wikipedia
4. Rachel Carson
Fish & Wildlife Service employee photo
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By Allen C. Browne, November 2, 2011
5. Rachel Carson
1965 portrait bust of Rachel Carson by Una Hanbury, in the National Portrait Gallery, Washington DC.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 27, 2014, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. This page has been viewed 349 times since then and 51 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on July 27, 2014, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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