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Lumberville in Bucks County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Martin Johnson Heade

1819 - 1904

 
 
Martin Johnson Heade Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Alan Edelson, April 2, 2009
1. Martin Johnson Heade Marker
Inscription. Noted artist and co-founder of the "luminist" style of landscape painting. Also known for his humingbird studies and floral still lifes. He first studied with Edward and Thomas Hicks in Newtown. Born and raised here; family owned the store across the street.
 
Erected 2000 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
 
Location. 40° 24.41′ N, 75° 2.241′ W. Marker is in Lumberville, Pennsylvania, in Bucks County. Marker is on River Road (Pennsylvania Route 32), on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Lumberville PA 18933, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Lumberville - Ravenrock Toll-Supported Pedestrian Bridge (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line in New Jersey); Delaware Canal / Pennsylvania Canal (about 500 feet away); Delaware & Raritan Canal (approx. 0.2 miles away in New Jersey); Uranium Ore (approx. 0.3 miles away in New Jersey); Saxtonville Tavern (approx. half a mile away in New Jersey); Rosemont - Raven Rock Bridge
Martin Johnson Heade Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Alan Edelson, April 2, 2009
2. Martin Johnson Heade Marker
(approx. 1.2 miles away in New Jersey); Carversville Historic District (approx. 1.4 miles away); Farm of Lloyd B. Wescott (approx. 2 miles away in New Jersey).
 
Also see . . .
1. Biography of Martin Johnson Heade. (Submitted on April 3, 2009, by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey.)
2. Wikipedia entry for Martin Johnson Heade. (Submitted on April 3, 2009, by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey.)
3. Martin Johnson Heade - Behind the Marker. ExplorePAHistory.com (Submitted on July 14, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.) 

4. Martin Johnson Heade at FindAGrave.com. (Submitted on July 14, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Notable Persons
 
"Family owned" store across the street Photo, Click for full size
By Alan Edelson, April 2, 2009
3. "Family owned" store across the street
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey. This page has been viewed 580 times since then and 49 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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