Wilkes-Barre in Luzerne County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1947 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
Location. 41° 14.726′ N, 75° 53.345′ W. Marker is in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, in Luzerne County. Marker is on River Street near South Street, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Wilkes Barre PA 18702, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Franz Kline (1910 - 1962) (within shouting distance of this marker); The Sullivan Expedition against the Iroquois Indians (within shouting distance of this marker); Lyman H. Howe (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Fred Morgan Kirby (about 300 feet away); Fort Durkee (about 300 feet away); George Catlin (about 300 feet away); Teedyuscung (approx. 0.3 miles away); William Camp Gildersleeve (approx. 0.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Wilkes-Barre.
Also see . . . Fort Wyoming - Behind the Marker. ExplorePAHistory.com (Submitted on July 20, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
Categories. • Forts, Castles • Notable Places • War, US Revolutionary •
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