Beall-Dawson House and Park

Beall-Dawson House and Park (HMTA)

Location: Rockville, MD 20850 Montgomery County
Country: United States of America

N 39° 5.094', W 77° 9.293'

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The Beall-Dawson property originally extended from Montgomery Avenue west to Forest Avenue and north to Martins Lane. The house was built in 1815 by Upton Beall, Clerk of the Montgomery County Court. It is a 2 1/2 story brick Federal-style home distinguished by elegant, high-style architecture that was more common in Georgetown where the family first lived. It stood out from the more typical and smaller Rockville log and clapboard houses at the time. Now owned by the City of Rockville, it is operated as a museum by the Montgomery County Historical Society. The museum features period rooms containing 18th and 19th century furnishings and changing exhibitions on topics relating to Montgomery County history and material culture.

The Stonestreet Museum of 19th Century Medicine, ca. 1850, is a one-room doctor's office built for and used by Dr. Edward E. Stonestreet from 1852 to 1903. It contains exhibits on 19th century medicine and the life of a country doctor. The building originally stood in front of Dr. Stonestreet's home at Monroe Street and East Montgomery Avenue. It was donated to the Montgomery County Historical Society and moved to the complex in 1972. The building had many uses including a museum, the first public library in Rockville, and a ticket office for the Rockville Fair.
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HM NumberHMTA
Series This marker is part of the Maryland: Lost Rockville – 1801 to 1850 series
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Year Placed2001
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, September 12th, 2014 at 1:43am PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 313618 N 4328408
Decimal Degrees39.08490000, -77.15488333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 5.094', W 77° 9.293'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 5' 5.64" N, 77° 9' 17.58" W
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Area Code(s)240, 301, 410, 202
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 2-98 N Adams St, Rockville MD 20850, US
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