Doylestown in Bucks County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
(1901 - 1978)
The world-renowned anthropologist and writer lived in this house and graduated in 1918 from Doylestown High School. Among her most famous works are “Coming of Age in Samoa” (1928) and “Male and Female” (1949).
Erected 1996 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
Location. 40° 18.403′ N, 75° 8.12′ W. Marker is in Doylestown, Pennsylvania, in Bucks County. Marker is at the intersection of Court Street and West Street, on the right when traveling west on Court Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 225 W. Court Street, Doylestown PA 18901, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Camp Lacey / Doylestown Fair (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Doylestown Agricultural Works (approx. 0.3 miles away); Doylestown Fire Company No. 1 World War II Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); 104th Pennsylvania Infantry Regiment (approx. 0.4 miles away); Bucks County Vietnam War Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); Bucks County Persian Gulf War Memorial (approx. Bucks County World War II Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); Bucks County Korean War Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Doylestown.
Also see . . .
1. Margaret Mead. (Submitted on September 9, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Margaret Mead at FindAGrave.com. (Submitted on July 14, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
Categories. • 20th Century • Anthropology • Education • Exploration • Notable Persons •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 1,808 times since then and 32 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. 3. submitted on , by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.