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These Citizens by Subscribing for the Park Stock in 1860

 
 
These Citizens by Subscribing for the Park Stock in 1860 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Christopher Busta-Peck, May 4, 2008
1. These Citizens by Subscribing for the Park Stock in 1860 Marker
Inscription.
Enabled the city to purchase
Druid Hill

Thomas Swann, Mayor
George S. Brown, Chauncey Brooks, Benjamin Deford, John S. Gittings, William E. Hooper, John H. B. Latrobe, Columbus O'Donnell, John M. Orem, Enoch Pratt, Thomas Winans

Park Commission
1860
Thomas Swann, Mayor, Columbus O'Donnell, John H. B. Latrobe, William E. Hooper, Robert Leslie

 
Erected 1915.
 
Location. 39° 18.914′ N, 76° 38.417′ W. Marker is in Baltimore, Maryland. Marker is at the intersection of Madison Avenue and Cloverdale Street, on the right when traveling north on Madison Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Baltimore MD 21217, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Druid Hill ( within shouting distance of this marker); Eli Siegel ( about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); William Wallace ( approx. 0.2 miles away); A Memorial Rose Garden ( approx. 0.3 miles away); Breaking the Back of Segregation ( approx. 0.4 miles away); In Memory of Harvey J. Burns, Jr.
The old entrance to Druid Hill Park image. Click for full size.
By Christopher Busta-Peck, May 4, 2008
2. The old entrance to Druid Hill Park
The marker is to the right.
( approx. 0.4 miles away); A Sense of Sanctuary ( approx. half a mile away); Wagner ( approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Baltimore.
 
Categories. Notable Places
 
Scene on the Lake, Druid Hill Park, Baltimore, Md. image. Click for full size.
J. J. Prats Postcard Collection, circa 1908
3. Scene on the Lake, Druid Hill Park, Baltimore, Md.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 4, 2008, by Christopher Busta-Peck of Shaker Heights, Ohio. This page has been viewed 1,268 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 4, 2008, by Christopher Busta-Peck of Shaker Heights, Ohio.   3. submitted on September 28, 2008, by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia.
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