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historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM27YV_william-ellery-channing_Boston-MA.html
I see the marks of God in the heavens and the earth, but how much more in a liberal intellect, in magnanimity, in unconquerable rectitude, in a philanthropy which forgives every wrong, and which never despairs of the cause of Christ and human virt…
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM27YH_george-robert-white_Boston-MA.html
A public spirited citizen whose great gift to the City of Boston provided for the creation of works of public utility and beauty for the use and enjoyment of the inhabitants —————————&md…
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM27XJ_wendell-phillips_Boston-MA.html
Whether in chains or in laurels liberty knows nothing but victories ——————————— I love inexpressibly these streets of Boston over whose pavements my mother held up tenderly …
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM27XG_colonel-thomas-cass-and-the-ninth-massachusetts-infantry-a-war-memorial_Boston-MA.html
Thomas Cass. Col. Ninth Mass. Infantry. U.S.V. Fell at Malvern Hill Virginia July First 1862. Erected by the City of Boston in memory of the officers and men of the Ninth Reg. Mass. Volunteers Organized May 3 1861 Mustered out June 21…
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM27W4_edward-everett-hale_Boston-MA.html
Man of Letters · Preacher of the Gospel Prophet of Peace · Patriot
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM27W3_general-tadeusz-kosciuszko_Boston-MA.html
Champion of liberty and the rights of man. Erected by the Polish People of New England to commemorate the 150th anniversary of his arrival in America to enlist in the cause of liberty
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM26AS_custom-house_Boston-MA.html
Built on the water's edge at the foot of State Street between 1837 and 1847, the Custom House was a focal point of Boston's old water-front. It was a controversial building in its day. Critics thought its Greek Revival style was old-fashioned, and…
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM26AQ_proclamation-of-the-bells-journey_Boston-MA.html
"Old Jimmy" Wilson, Boston's last town crier, first hoisted the sign of the "Bell" in 1795 under the Exchange Coffee House in Congress Square. The tavern gained a popular reputation for selling "the best Ale in Boston,&qu…
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM26AM_jordan-marsh_Boston-MA.html
This plaque commemorates the historic site of Jordan Marsh In 1841, nineteen year old Eben Dyer Jordan began a remarkable and innovative journey that would lead to the founding, with partner Benjamin L. Marsh, of the renowned mercantile es…
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM26AK_lewis-wharf-1835_Boston-MA.html
Boston's legendary clipper ship trade centered around Lewis Wharf. Ships bound for faraway ports sailed from here in the 1840s and '50s: · to buy tea in China and sell it in Europe. · to California where most of the '49ers'…
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