Glen Echo Park: Chautaugua c. 1891

Glen Echo Park: Chautaugua c. 1891 (HM3BM)

Location: Glen Echo, MD 82214 Montgomery County
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Country: United States of America
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N 38° 58.044', W 77° 8.317'

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The Chautaugua Program at Glen Echo opened June 16, 1891 and offered classes and lectures in all areas of the liberal and practical arts. The education program ran for only one year, but the buildings were used by the amusement park for decades. The Stone Tower is the only Chautaugua structure that remains intact today.
Caption of photo in the upper right hand corner of the marker
The Ampitheater was the main assembly hall and centerpiece of the 1891 Chautaugua.
HM NumberHM3BM
Placed ByNational Park Service
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Date Added Wednesday, October 8th, 2014 at 10:38pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 314719 N 4315334
Decimal Degrees38.96740000, -77.13861667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 58.044', W 77° 8.317'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 58' 2.64" N, 77° 8' 19.02" W
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Area Code(s)307
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 2-20 Unnamed Road, Glen Echo MD 82214, US
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