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Easton in Northampton County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

David Brainerd

 
 
David Brainerd Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Crumlish, April 4, 2010
1. David Brainerd Marker
Inscription. The log house occupied by the Presbyterian missioner to the Indians in 1744 was a short distance away on the side road. It was here the youthful zealot wrote part of his famed journal.
 
Erected 1947 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
 
Location. 40° 46.447′ N, 75° 10.642′ W. Marker is in Easton, Pennsylvania, in Northampton County. Marker is at the intersection of South Delaware Drive (Pennsylvania Route 611) and Howell Road, on the left when traveling north on South Delaware Drive. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Easton PA 18040, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Portland Cement (approx. 0.6 miles away); Easton (approx. 4.3 miles away); Moses Tunda Tatamy (approx. 4.9 miles away); Sullivan Expedition Against the Iroquois Indians (approx. 5 miles away); a different marker also named Easton (approx. 5.1 miles away but has been reported missing); Sullivan Campaign (approx. 5.1 miles away); Henry's Gun Factory (approx. 5.3 miles away); Inclined Plane / Morris Canal Inclined Plane No 9 West (approx. 5.8 miles away in New Jersey). Click for a list of all markers in Easton.
 
Related marker.
Wide view of the David Brainerd Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Crumlish, April 4, 2010
2. Wide view of the David Brainerd Marker
Click here for another marker that is related to this marker. To better understand the relationship, study each marker shown.
 
Also see . . .
1. David Brainerd - Wikipedia. (Submitted on April 15, 2010, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
2. David Brainerd - Behind the Marker. ExplorePAHistory.com (Submitted on July 20, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.) 

3. David Brainerd at FindAGrave.com. (Submitted on July 20, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
 
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,261 times since then and 28 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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