Tolson's Chapel

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Tolson's Chapel
Tolson's Chapel MD1.jpg
Tolson's Chapel, September 2012
Tolson's Chapel is located in Maryland
Tolson's Chapel
Tolson's Chapel is located in the US
Tolson's Chapel
Location 111 E. High St., Sharpsburg, Maryland
Coordinates 39°27′22.05″N 77°44′47.0112″W / 39.4561250°N 77.746392000°W / 39.4561250; -77.746392000Coordinates: 39°27′22.05″N 77°44′47.0112″W / 39.4561250°N 77.746392000°W / 39.4561250; -77.746392000
Area 0.3 acres (0.12 ha)
Built 1866 (1866)
Architectural style Single log pen
NRHP Reference # 08001012[1]
Added to NRHP October 21, 2008

Tolson's Chapel is a historic African American church located at Sharpsburg, Washington County, Maryland, United States. It was built in 1866 and served as a church and a Freedmen's Bureau school for black residents of Sharpsburg in the years following the American Civil War.[2]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2008.[1]

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  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ Paula S. Reed and Edie Wallace (May 2008). "National Register of Historic Places Registration: Tolson's Chapel" (PDF). Maryland Historical Trust. Retrieved 2016-01-01. 

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