Indianapolis in Marion County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Richard Jordan Gatling
Inventor of the Gatling Gun
Sept. 12th, 1818.
Died New York City.
Febr. 26th, 1903.
The highest honors that the world can boast are subjects far too low for my desire. The brightest beams of glory are at most incomplete compared to my belief in the immortality of the soul.
Location. 39° 49.044′ N, 86° 10.38′ W. Marker is in Indianapolis, Indiana, in Marion County. Marker can be reached from West 38th Street east of Dr Martin Luther King Jr Street, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. This marker is located in Crown Hill Cemetery, Gatling Mausoleum, Section 3, Lot 10. Marker is at or near this postal address: 700 West 38th Street, Indianapolis IN 46208, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Confederate Mound (within shouting distance of this marker); Benjamin Harrison (approx. 0.2 miles away); Crown Hill (approx. 0.6 miles away); Site of Golden Hill Totem Pole (approx. 0.6 miles away); Home of Charles Warren Fairbanks (approx. one mile away); North Meridian Street Historic District Joseph W. Summers Memorial Bridge (approx. 1.3 miles away); Indiana Federation of Colored Women’s Clubs (approx. 1.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Indianapolis.
Also see . . . Crown Hill Cemetery. (Submitted on April 7, 2015.)
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