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Cecilius Calvert

1606   1675

 

—Fovnder of Maryland —

 
Cecilius Calvert Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, September 27, 2015
1. Cecilius Calvert Marker
Inscription. Cecilivs Calvert Baron Baltimore of Baltimore in the Kingdom of Ireland•Absolvte Lord and Proprietary of the Provinces of Maryland and Avalon in America•Who on November 13, 1633 with the co-operation and assent of the first Colonists, proclaimed in England•And on March 25th, 1634, established in the Palatinate of Maryland for the first time in the English speaking world Freedom of Religious Worship according to any Christian Form•and separation of Church and State•

Erected under the auspices of the Society of Colonial Wars in the State of Maryland November 21, 1908 De Courcy Wright Thom being the Governor of the Society.
 
Erected 1908 by the Society of Colonial Wars in the State of Maryland.
 
Location. 39° 17.443′ N, 76° 36.828′ W. Marker is in Baltimore, Maryland. Marker is on Saint Paul Street (Maryland Route 2), on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. at the west door of the Clarence M. Mitchell Jr. Courthouse, between East Fayette Street and East Lexington Street. Marker is in this post office area: Baltimore MD 21202, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Baltimore City Courthouse (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Discover Baltimore: The Monumental City
Cecilius Calvert Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, September 27, 2015
2. Cecilius Calvert Marker
This inscription by De Courcy Wright Thom is on the back (east side) to the pedestal.
(about 400 feet away); The Lenore (about 400 feet away); The Battle Monument (about 400 feet away); The Equitable Building (about 400 feet away); a different marker also named The Battle Monument (about 400 feet away); Old Post Office (about 500 feet away); Charles Center & One Charles Center (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Baltimore.
 
Also see . . .
1. Cecilius Calvert. Archives of Maryland, (Biographical Series) (Submitted on October 2, 2015, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.) 

2. Celebrating Lord Baltimore's City. Monumentally Speaking by Christopher T. George (Submitted on October 2, 2015, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.) 
 
Categories. Colonial EraSettlements & Settlers
 
Cecilius Calvert Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, September 27, 2015
3. Cecilius Calvert Marker
Cecilius Calvert Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, September 27, 2015
4. Cecilius Calvert Marker
Cecilius Calvert Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, September 27, 2015
5. Cecilius Calvert Marker
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By Allen C. Browne, September 27, 2015
6. Cecilius Calvert
Silent film star Francis X. Bushman is said to have modeled for Albert Weinert's statue of Cecil Calvert.
Cecilius Calvert image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, September 27, 2015
7. Cecilius Calvert
by Albert Weinert, 1908.
Cecilius Calvert Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, September 27, 2015
8. Cecilius Calvert Marker
Cecilius Calvert Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, September 27, 2015
9. Cecilius Calvert Marker
at the west door of the Clarence M. Mitchell, Jr. Courthouse
A. Weinert Sc. image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, September 27, 2015
10. A. Weinert Sc.
Albert Weinert's signature on his 1908 Statue of Cecil Calvert.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 2, 2015, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. This page has been viewed 415 times since then and 40 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10. submitted on October 2, 2015, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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