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J. Joseph M. Martin

 
 
J. Joseph M. Martin Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, July 29, 2015
1. J. Joseph M. Martin Marker
Inscription.
In Memory Of
J. Joseph M. Martin
1874 - 1933

Veteran of Spanish - American War
Company F. 1st Rhode Island U.S. Volunteer Infantry
Member Of
1901 - Common Council - 1907
1907 - Representative Council - 1916
1917 - Board of Aldermen - 1933
Erected by His Friends -1934

 
Erected 1934 by His friends.
 
Location. 41° 28.248′ N, 71° 18.918′ W. Marker is in Newport, Rhode Island, in Newport County. Marker is at the intersection of Old Fort Road and Carroll Avenue, on the left when traveling south on Old Fort Road. Touch for map. The marker is located in a residential section, on a traffic island, at the intersection of three different streets. Marker is in this post office area: Newport RI 02840, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Chateau-sur-Mer & Its Neighbors: A Victorian District Preserved (approx. 0.4 miles away); Newport Harbor (approx. half a mile away); Memorial to the French Fleet (approx. half a mile away); Rochambeau (approx. half a mile away); The Frederick Law Olmsted Park (approx.
J. Joseph M. Martin Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, July 29, 2015
2. J. Joseph M. Martin Marker
View of the marker looking south along Carroll Avenue.
half a mile away); Rosecliff & Its Neighbors: Fading Glamour & Modern Revival (approx. 0.6 miles away); The Elms & Its Neighbors: The Battle for Historic Preservation (approx. 0.6 miles away); The Isaac Bell House & Its Neighbors: Progressive Architecture (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Newport.
 
Categories. Notable PersonsWar, Spanish-American
 
J. Joseph M. Martin Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, July 29, 2015
3. J. Joseph M. Martin Marker
View of the marker looking southwest along Old Fort Road.
J. Joseph M. Martin Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, July 29, 2015
4. J. Joseph M. Martin Marker
View of the marker on a traffic island between Carroll Avenue and Old Fort Road.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 16, 2015, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 260 times since then and 31 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on September 16, 2015, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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