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  Famous People Pages:  AK-AL, AR-CA, CO-DC, DE-HI, IAIL-IN, IN-KY, LA-MA, MA, MA2, MD, MEMI-MNMO-MSMT-NJ, NM-NY, OH-PA, PA-TN, TX, VA -ZZ  

 

  MD

  Annapolis

  Charles Carroll House

  107 Duke of Gloucester Street

  Annapolis  MD   21401    

  Phone  410 269-1737

  Web Site  http://www.charlescarrollhouse.com/

  Alt Web  http://www.bsos.umd.edu/anth/aia/Carroll%20House.htm

  Description  CLOSED FOR 2006 home of signer of the Declaration of

                    Independence and other members of prominent Maryland family

  Type of Resource  House Museum

  Primary Focus  Famous People

  New or Updated:  4/16/2006
 

  MD

  Annapolis

  Chase-Lloyd House

  22 Maryland Ave

  Annapolis  MD   21401    

  Phone   410 263-2723

  Web Site  http://www.dnr.state.md.us/forests/programs/urban/toa/site5.html

  Alt Web  http://www.cr.nps.gov/history/online_books/declaration/site13.htm

  Description  built for a signer of the Declaration of Independence

  Type of Resource  House Museum

  Primary Focus  Famous People

  New or Updated:  5/2/2006

  MD

  Baltimore

  Edgar Allen Poe House and Museum

  203 North Albany Street

  MAIL CHAP/POE House 417 E Fayette St, Room

  819, ZI21202

  Baltimore  MD  21223    

  Phone  410 396-5662

  Web Site www.eapoe.org/balt/poehse.htm

  Alt Web http://www.ci.baltimore.md.us/government/historic/poehouse.html

  Description  home of famed writer of macabre stories 7 poems

  Type of Resource  House Museum

  Primary Focus  Famous People

  Era 1830

  Owner/Operator:  Poe Society/CHAP

  New or Updated:   7/18/2006

 

    MD
 
Baltimore
  Eubie Blake National Jazz Institute
 
847 North Howard Street
  Baltimore MD  21201   
 
Phone  410 225-3130
  Web Site  http://www.eubieblake.org/
  E-mail  mailto:eubieblake@erols.com
 
Alt Web  http://www.mvcd.org/members/eubie.html
 
Description  performance and gallery space with museum honoring jazz musicians with                         Baltimore connections
 
Type of Resource  Specialty Museum
  Primary Focus  Famous People
  Kind of Activity  Performance
  Industry /Profession  Music
  New or Updated:  07/26/2003 

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Baltimore
Eubie Blake National Museum
34 Market Place, Suite 323
Baltimore MD  21202
Phone
Web Site
Description
Type of Resource Specialty Museum
Primary Focus: Famous People
Industry Profession Music
    MD
  Baltimore
  H L Mencken House
 
1524 Hollins Street
  Baltimore MD  21223    
  Phone
  Web Site  http://www.cr.nps.gov/nr/travel/baltimore/b4.htm
  Description  home of famous author, not currently open to the public
 
Type of Resource  House Museum
  Primary Focus  Famous People
  New or Updated:  07/28/2003
  Maryland
Catonsville
Benjamin Banneker Historical Park & Museum
300 Oelia Avenue
Catonsville MD 21228
Phone 410 887-1081
Web Site http://thefriendsofbanneker.org/park_&_museum.htm
Description museum on life of Benjamin Banneker, outdoor exhibits and archaeology, living history farm under development
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Famous People
Group Identity African American
New or Updated: 07/05/2003
 
  Maryland
Emmitsburg
National Shrine of Elizabeth Ann Seton
333 South Seton Avenue
Emmitsburg MD
Phone 301 447-6606
Web Site http://www.setonshrine.org/
Description first American saint honored with Visitor Center with film, houses used by religious colony she founded & to established Catholic Parochial School, Mortuary Chapel, Cemetery & Basilica where she is buried
Type of Resource Specialty Museum
Primary Focus: Famous People
 
 

  Maryland

  Frederick

  Barbara Fritchie House

  154 West Patrick Street

  Frederick  MD 21701    

  Phone  301 698-8992

  Web Site *****

  Alt Web http://www.visitfrederick.org/

  Description  Reconstructed house of heroine of John Greenleaf Whittier poem

  Type of Resource  House Museum

  Primary Focus  Famous People

  Era  Civil War

  New or Updated:  6/3/2007

 

  MD

  Frederick

  Roger B Taney House & Francis Scott Key Museum

  121 South Bentz Street

  Frederick   MD   21701    

  Phone   301 663-8687

  Web Site  *****

  Alt Web  http://www.mdisfun.org/PressReleases/18.asp

  Description  home of US Supreme Court Justice who wrote Dred Scott decision, where

                    Star Spangled Banner author began his career

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Famous People

  Era  1799

  New or Updated:   9/15/2004

 
Maryland
Oelia
Benjamin Banneker Historical Park & Museum
300 Oelia Avenue
Oelia MD 21228
Phone 410 887-1081
Web Site
Description museum on life of Benjamin Banneker, outdoor exhibits and archaeology sites in park
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Famous People
Field of Study Science Facility Archaeology
 
  Maryland
Oxon Hill
Oxon Hill Manor
6901 Oxon Hill Road
Oxon Hill  MD  20745    
Phone  301 839-7782
Web Site  http://www.pgparks.com/places/rental/oxonhill.html
Description  home of Sumner Welles, Undersecretary of State for FDR, 49 room mansion                     on 55 acres overlooking Potomac River
Type of Resource  House Museum
Primary Focus  Famous People
Kind of Activity  Living History
Nature of Group or Site  Outdoor
New or Updated:  07/07/2003

 

  MD

  Mt Savage

  Old Row Museum - Cardinal Mooney House

  Old Row

  Main Street

  Mt Savage  MD  21545    

  Phone   302 264-9916

  Web Site  *****

  E-mail  http://www.mdisfun.org/planning_a_md_visit/attractionDetails.asp?DMid=10572

  Alt Web  http://www.laborheritage.org/IALL-MD.html

  Description  boyhood home of Cardinal is a company row house, museum jail

  Type of Resource   House Museum

  Primary Focus  Famous People

  Field Labor

  New or Updated:  12/28/2005

 
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