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Carlisle in Cumberland County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

The Benjamin Rush Campus of Dickinson College

 
 
The Benjamin Rush Campus of Dickinson College Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 7, 2010
1. The Benjamin Rush Campus of Dickinson College Marker
Inscription.
Named for Dr. Benjamin Rush (1745-1813) of Philadelphia, signer of the Declaration of Independence and the most eminent physician of his day. Prime mover in securing the college charter.

 
Location. 40° 12.121′ N, 77° 11.835′ W. Marker is in Carlisle, Pennsylvania, in Cumberland County. Marker is on W High Street (U.S. 11), on the left when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is located on W High Street, between College Street and Mooreland Avenue. Marker is in this post office area: Carlisle PA 17013, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Dickinson Students Part Ways (within shouting distance of this marker); The Forbes Road (within shouting distance of this marker but has been reported missing); The Charles Nisbet Campus of Dickinson College (within shouting distance of this marker); Dickinson College (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); West College: A National Historic Landmark (about 600 feet away); Beta Pi Chapter of Kappa Sigma Fraternity (about 700 feet away); The Presidentís House (approx. 0.2 miles away); The John Dickinson Campus of Dickinson College (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Carlisle.
 
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Marker in Carlisle image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 7, 2010
2. Marker in Carlisle
Benjamin Rush Campus Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 7, 2010
3. Benjamin Rush Campus Marker
Dickinson College image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 7, 2010
4. Dickinson College
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 590 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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