Philadelphia in Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
“A Man Full of Trouble” Tavern
Location. 39° 56.671′ N, 75° 8.679′ W. Marker is in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in Philadelphia County. Marker is on Spruce Street just east of South 2nd Street, on the right when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Philadelphia PA 19106, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Philadelphia Korean War Memorial at Penn's Landing (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Purple Heart Memorial (about 500 feet away); Philadelphia Vietnam Veterans Memorial (about 600 feet away); Society Hill / The New Market and Head House (about 600 feet away); Philadelphia Beirut Bombing Memorial (about 600 feet away); Capt. Charles Massey House (about 700 feet away); Fraunces Tavern (about 700 feet away); The House of Samuel Powel (about 800 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Philadelphia.
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1. Man Full of Trouble Tavern. Drinking establishments
“In Philadelphia’s early years there were no separate buildings which served as dance halls, theaters, or clubs — taverns, instead, provided all-purpose service. Until the Revolutionary Era, taverns and inns were the largest public buildings in Philadelphia. (Submitted on May 29, 2010.)
2. Philadelphia's Last surviving Colonial Tavern. (Submitted on August 14, 2015, by Keith S Smith of West Chester, Pennsylvania.)
Categories. • Colonial Era •
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