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The Battle Monument

Clue 4 The Battle Monument, Calvert and Fayette streets, 1815-1825. In Monument Square across from Gina's Cafe, the Battle Monument honors "those who fell in the British attack on Baltimore in 1814." Lady Baltimore holds a laurel wreath of victory. Book-ended by the Clarence Mitchell courthouses, the monument is the 19th stop on Baltimore's Heritage Walk. Bonus fact: It was the first U.S. memorial to honor the "common soldier."Photo by Carl Carusi Studios
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