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Near St. Charles in Charles County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Home of Dr. Samuel Mudd

(1833–1883)

 
 
Home of Dr. Samuel Mudd Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tom Fuchs, March 31, 2007
1. Home of Dr. Samuel Mudd Marker
Inscription. John Wilkes Booth rested here for several hours on April 15, 1865, after receiving treatment for his broken leg.
 
Erected by the Charles County Civil War Centennial Commission.
 
Location. 38° 36.564′ N, 76° 49.428′ W. Marker is near St. Charles, Maryland, in Charles County. Marker is on Dr. Samuel Mudd Road (Maryland Route 232) south of Poplar Hill Road (Maryland Route 382). Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Waldorf MD 20601, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Dr. Samuel A. Mudd (a few steps from this marker); John Wilkes Booth (a few steps from this marker); Dr. Samuel A. Mudd House (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Dr. Mudd's House (approx. 3.2 miles away); Village of Bryantown (approx. 3.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in St. Charles.
 
Regarding Home of Dr. Samuel Mudd. The house is now a museum.
 
Also see . . .  Beantown, The Dr. Samuel A. Mudd House. Museum website. (Submitted on April 6, 2007.) 
 
Additional keywords. President
Home of Dr. Samuel Mudd image. Click for full size.
By Tom Fuchs, March 31, 2007
2. Home of Dr. Samuel Mudd
Abraham Lincolnís Assassination John Wilkes Booth Escape Route

 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 5, 2007, by Tom Fuchs of Greenbelt, Maryland. This page has been viewed 2,639 times since then and 49 times this year. Last updated on April 6, 2007, by Tom Fuchs of Greenbelt, Maryland. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on April 5, 2007, by Tom Fuchs of Greenbelt, Maryland. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.
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