Reading in Berks County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Woman's Christian Temperance Union Drinking Fountain
For God and Home and Every Land
Erected by the Woman's Christian Temperance Union of Reading Pa. for the use of the public.
[Bust of] Francis E. Willard
Erected 1904 by Woman's Christian Temperance Union of Reading.
Location. 40° 20.131′ N, 75° 55.661′ W. Marker is in Reading, Pennsylvania, in Berks County. Marker is at the intersection of Penn Street and 5th Street (Business U.S. 222), on the right when traveling west on Penn Street. Click for map. The fountain is on Penn Square. Marker is in this post office area: Reading PA 19602, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Col. Conrad Weiser (here, next to this marker); Conrad Weiser Trading Post (here, next to this marker); Federal Inn (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named The Federal Inn (within shouting distance of this marker); Dr. Bodo Otto (within shouting distance of this marker); Hiester Home (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); William Strong (about 300 feet away); Doctor Jonathan Potts (about 400 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Reading.
Also see . . .
1. Francis Elizabeth Willard.
3. Ernest Epp Granite Works Notice.
4. W.C.T.U. Fountains.
Categories. • 20th Century • Charity & Public Work • Education • Fraternal or Sororal Organizations • Man-Made Features •
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