- The Museum in the Streets -
— Danbury, Connecticut —In 1801, Mr. Major Starr donated the land necessary to take a large curve out of Main Street on condition that it serve as a permanent common. To this end, residents from the southern end of the street raised their own funds and created Elmwood Park in 1853, planting the first elm trees and a hay crop.
|Placed By||Danbury Museum & Historical Society|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Sunday, September 21st, 2014 at 3:13am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18T E 629661 N 4583386|
|Decimal Degrees||41.39156667, -73.44908333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 41° 23.494', W 73° 26.945'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||41° 23' 29.64" N, 73° 26' 56.70" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 98-116 Main St, Danbury CT 06810, US|
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