Erie in Erie County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1941 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
Location. 42° 8.225′ N, 80° 5.227′ W. Marker is in Erie, Pennsylvania, in Erie County. Marker can be reached from Front Street. Click for map. Located behind the Erie Maritime Museum. Marker is at or near this postal address: 150 E Front St, Erie PA 16507, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. African American Sailors in the Battle of Lake Erie (here, next to this marker); USS Michigan Anchor (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Paul Allman Siple (about 300 feet away); William Leverett Morrison (about 300 feet away but has been reported missing); Erie 9-11 Memorial (about 400 feet away); Captain Daniel Dobbins (approx. 0.2 miles away); Alexis de Tocqueville (approx. ¼ mile away); Presque Isle Forts (approx. 0.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Erie.
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. To better understand the relationship, study each marker in the order shown.
Also see . . .
1. Erie Maritime Museum (Submitted on July 24, 2009, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland.)
2. Wikipedia Entry for the US Brig Niagara (museum ship). (Submitted on July 24, 2009, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland.)
3. Wikipedia entry for Commodore Oliver Hazard Perry. (Submitted on July 27, 2009, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland.)
Categories. • War of 1812 • Waterways & Vessels •
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