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Near Milford in Pike County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Charles S. Peirce

 
 
Charles S. Peirce Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Crumlish, June 16, 2010
1. Charles S. Peirce Marker
Inscription. The noted philosopher, logician, scientist and founder of pragmatism lived in this house from 1887 until his death in 1914. America's most original philosopher and greatest logician, a great part of his work was written here.
 
Erected by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission. (Marker Number 1948.)
 
Location. 41° 20.451′ N, 74° 45.942′ W. Marker is near Milford, Pennsylvania, in Pike County. Marker is on Grand Army of the Republic Highway (U.S. 6) 0.1 miles from Roberts Lane, on the left when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Milford PA 18337, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Centre Square Drinking Fountain (approx. 2.1 miles away); Soldiers and Sailors Memorial (approx. 2.1 miles away); Old Stone Courthouse (approx. 2.1 miles away); Judge John Biddis (approx. 2.1 miles away); Pike County (approx. 2.2 miles away); Hotel Fauchère (approx. 2.2 miles away); Milford (approx. 2.5 miles away); Gifford Pinchot (approx. 2.6 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Milford.
 
Regarding Charles S. Peirce. Peirce is pronounced (purse)
 
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Wide view of the Charles S. Peirce Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Crumlish, June 16, 2010
2. Wide view of the Charles S. Peirce Marker
The marker is located in front of Arisbe, Peirce's home in Milford.

1. Spanning the Gap - Park Profile: Charles Peirce. (Submitted on June 25, 2010, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.)
2. Spanning the Gap - A Biography of Charles S. Peirce. (Submitted on June 25, 2010, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.)
3. The Charles S. Peirce Society. (Submitted on June 25, 2010, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.)
 
Categories. Science & Medicine
 
Arisbe image. Click for full size.
By Paul Crumlish, June 16, 2010
3. Arisbe
Originally a Queen Anne-style farmhouse, Peirce enlarged and renovated the residence for almost thirty years. Now home to the Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area Division of Research and Resource Planning. In recent years it has been extensively restored and modernized.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia. This page has been viewed 899 times since then and 29 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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