“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Lancaster in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)

John Frederick Steinman, Ph. B., LL. D.

John Frederick Steinman, Ph. B., LL. D. Marker Photo, Click for full size
By William Pfingsten, February 2, 2008
1. John Frederick Steinman, Ph. B., LL. D. Marker
Inscription. August 21, 1884 - December 23, 1980
Graduate of the Yeates School, the Hotchkiss School, and Yale University
Publisher and chairman of the board of Lancaster Newspapers, Inc.
Chairman of the board, Intelligencer Printing Company
Co-founder of WGAL, Inc., and WGAL Television, Inc.
Trustee, Lancaster General Hospital
Through the John Frederick Steinman Foundation, benefactor of
Franklin and Marshall College
Lancaster County Association for the Blind
Lancaster Country Day School
Young Women's Christian Association, Elizabethtown College
St. Joseph's Hospital, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
Lancaster Osteopathic Hospital
Young Men's Christian Association
Mental Health Association in Lancaster County
Fulton Opera House Foundation, Lancaster Cleft Palate Clinic
Location. 40° 2.236′ N, 76° 18.394′ W. Marker is in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, in Lancaster County. Marker can be reached from W. King Street, on the right when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is at the rear of Steinman Park off W. King Street between Prince and Queen. Marker is in this post office area: Lancaster PA 17603, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. James Hale Steinman, A.B., LL. B., LL.D.
Steinman Park Photo, Click for full size
By William Pfingsten, February 2, 2008
2. Steinman Park
(here, next to this marker); Historic Site in Journalism (within shouting distance of this marker); Bailey's Printshop (within shouting distance of this marker); John F. Reynolds (within shouting distance of this marker); James Buchanan (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Soldiers and Sailors Monument (about 300 feet away); Old Courthouse (about 300 feet away); Old Center Square (Penn Square) (about 300 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Lancaster.
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,790 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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