Prince Whipple and Winsor Maffatt Revolutionary Petitioners Historical

Prince Whipple and Winsor Maffatt Revolutionary Petitioners Historical (HM1TBO)

Location: Portsmouth, NH 03801 Rockingham County
Country: United States of America

N 43° 4.743', W 70° 45.51'

  • 0 likes
  • 0 check ins
  • 0 favorites
  • 76 views
Pictures
Sorry, but we don't have a picture of this historical marker yet. If you have a picture, please share it with us. It's simple to do. 1) Become a member. 2) Adopt this historical marker listing. 3) Upload the picture.
Inscription

Portsmouth NH Black Heritage Trail

Prince, enslaved by General William Whipple and his wife Katharine Moffatt, accompanied the general through several battles of the American Revolution but was not freed until 1784. In 1779, however, Prince and Winsor were two of twenty African-born men in Portsmouth who signed an elegantly worded petition asking the State legislature to abolish slavery. The lawmakers tabled the petition. The local newspaper printed the text in its issue of July 15, 1780 "for the amusement" of its readers
Check Ins  check in   |    all

Have you seen this marker? If so, check in and tell us about it.

Details
HM NumberHM1TBO
Tags
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Thursday, July 28th, 2016 at 1:05pm PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)19T E 356849 N 4771093
Decimal Degrees43.07905000, -70.75850000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 43° 4.743', W 70° 45.51'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds43° 4' 44.58" N, 70° 45' 30.6" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)603
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 138-158 Market St, Portsmouth NH 03801, US
Alternative Maps Google Maps, MapQuest, Bing Maps, Yahoo Maps, MSR Maps, OpenCycleMap, MyTopo Maps, OpenStreetMap

Is this marker missing? Are the coordinates wrong? Do you have additional information that you would like to share with us? If so, check in.

Nearby Markersshow on map

Comments 0 comments

Maintenance Issues
  1. This marker needs at least one picture.
  2. Is this marker part of a series?
  3. What historical period does the marker represent?
  4. What historical place does the marker represent?
  5. What type of marker is it?
  6. What class is the marker?
  7. What style is the marker?
  8. Does the marker have a number?
  9. What year was the marker erected?
  10. Who or what organization placed the marker?
  11. Can this marker be seen from the road?
  12. Is the marker in the median?