LANDING PLACE OF CAPTAIN JB MONTGOMERY


In the early morning of July 9, 1846, ‘when the water came up to Montgomery Street,’ Commander John B. Montgomery landed near this spot from the U.S. Sloop-of-War Portsmouth to raise the Stars and Stripes on the Plaza, now Portsmouth Square.

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• State Historical Site (81)
Visited: 05/30/2015
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