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Carlisle in Cumberland County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Blaine House

 
 
Blaine House Marker Photo, Click for full size
By William Fischer, Jr., January 29, 2009
1. Blaine House Marker
Inscription. Home of Gen. Ephraim Blaine, Commissary General of Revolutionary Army, stood on this site. George Washington was a guest here, Oct. 4-11, 1794, while mustering an armed force to quell Whiskey Rebellion in Western Pennsylvania.
 
Erected 1949 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the George Washington Slept Here, and the Whiskey Rebellion marker series.
 
Location. 40° 12.038′ N, 77° 11.346′ W. Marker is in Carlisle, Pennsylvania, in Cumberland County. Marker is at the intersection of Hanover Street (Pennsylvania Route 34) and Liberty Avenue, on the right when traveling north on Hanover Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3 S. Hanover Street, Carlisle PA 17013, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Col. Robert Magaw (here, next to this marker); Green Tree Inn (a few steps from this marker); The McClintock Riot (within shouting distance of this marker); Carlisle Court House (within shouting distance of this marker); Market House Square (within shouting distance of this marker);
Blaine House Marker Photo, Click for full size
By William Fischer, Jr., January 29, 2009
2. Blaine House Marker
Colonel Robert Magaw marker to left of tree.
Carlisle Public Square (within shouting distance of this marker); China Burma India Veteran's Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); The Shelling of Carlisle (within shouting distance of this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Carlisle.
 
Categories. Notable PersonsPatriots & PatriotismWar, US Revolutionary
 
Blaine House Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Bill Coughlin, August 7, 2010
3. Blaine House Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas. This page has been viewed 1,024 times since then and 55 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas.   3. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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