Fitchburg, Massachusetts: Calvin Coolidge Stood Here

A bronze plaque, green and stained with age, nearly flush with the ground, marks the spot where the 30th President stood on Nov. 12, 1928.
Address:
Main St., Fitchburg, MA
Directions:
North side of town. On the lower end of the Upper Common, which stretches between north- and southbound Hwy 31/Main St. The plaque is just to the left of the war memorials and just north of Main St.'s intersection with Rollstone St./Academy St.
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Calvin Coolidge Stood Here.

Calvin Coolidge Stood Here

Theodore Roosevelt, his niece Eleanor, and John F. Kennedy visited Fitchburg as well, but they apparently get short shrift in the plaque department.

[Kurt Deion / kurtshistoricsites.com, 06/11/2018]

Coolidge was in Fitchburg for the dedication of the town's WWI memorial.

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