“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
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Historical Markers in Cordova, Maryland

Clickable Map of Talbot County, Maryland and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil;; J.J.Prats/dc:title> Talbot County, MD (131) Anne Arundel County, MD (468) Calvert County, MD (153) Caroline County, MD (86) Dorchester County, MD (148) Queen Anne s County, MD (109)  TalbotCounty(131) Talbot County (131)  AnneArundelCounty(468) Anne Arundel County (468)  CalvertCounty(153) Calvert County (153)  CarolineCounty(86) Caroline County (86)  DorchesterCounty(148) Dorchester County (148)  QueenAnne'sCounty(109) Queen Anne's County (109)
Easton is the county seat for Talbot County
Cordova is in Talbot County
      Talbot County (131)  
      Anne Arundel County (468)  
      Calvert County (153)  
      Caroline County (86)  
      Dorchester County (148)  
      Queen Anne's County (109)  
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1 Maryland, Talbot County, Cordova — A Champion for Equality
Empowered by a hunger for learning and a thirst for liberty, Frederick Douglass fled from slavery as a young adult in Baltimore and dedicated his life to ending the injustices of oppression. His work impacted the world, and the fire of his . . . Map (db m155652) HM
2 Maryland, Talbot County, Cordova — Forging Freedom from Places of Bondage
At age six, Frederick Bailey was forced to leave the Tuckahoe and enter terrifying plantation life under his master's roof in Miles River Neck. He witnessed brutal and routine violence against enslaved people. Later, in Baltimore, he gleaned . . . Map (db m155649) HM
3 Maryland, Talbot County, Cordova — Honoring an American Hero
Frederick Douglass's self-determination and resolve to be free demonstrated to others how to rise above oppression. His leadership, inclusive vision, and brilliant words continue to inspire us. As America continues to face up to its past, Douglass's . . . Map (db m155654) HM
4 Maryland, Talbot County, Cordova — St. Joseph’s Church
Originally a mission of Old Bohemia founded March 18, 1765, by Father Joseph Mosley, S.J. Oldest section built 1782, additions made 1848 and 1903. Father Mosley [is] one of three priests interred under Chapel. Since 1868, except during wars, . . . Map (db m168141) HM
5 Maryland, Talbot County, Cordova — The Beloved Tuckahoe Home of Frederick Douglass
Frederick Douglass reclled detailed memories of his early life on the banks of the Tuckahoe. Born Frederick Augustus Washington Bailey in 1818, he lived near this spot with his grandparents, Betsey and Isaac Bailey, and numerous cousins in a humble . . . Map (db m155647) HM
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Apr. 16, 2024