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Lewisburg in Union County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

General Tasker H. Bliss

 
 
General Tasker H. Bliss Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Crumlish, June 5, 2011
1. General Tasker H. Bliss Marker
Inscription. Chief of Staff of the U.S. Army during the first World War and military counselor to President Wilson at the Versailles Peace Conference, was born in this house on December 31, 1853.
 
Erected 1954 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
 
Location. 40° 57.844′ N, 76° 52.867′ W. Marker is in Lewisburg, Pennsylvania, in Union County. Marker is on South Front Street south of Saint Louis Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 115 South Front Street, Lewisburg PA 17837, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Union County (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Lewisburg Cross-Cut Canal (approx. 0.2 miles away); Ludwig Derr (approx. 0.2 miles away); Catholic Chapel (approx. mile away); Underground Railroad (approx. 0.3 miles away); Bucknell University (approx. 0.3 miles away); Robert Lowry (approx. 0.4 miles away); Daniel F. Green (approx. half a mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Lewisburg.
 
Also see . . .
1. www.army.mil: Soldier and Statesman: Tasker H. Bliss. (Submitted on June 13, 2011, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.)
2. Tasker H. Bliss at FindAGrave.com. (Submitted on July 21, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
Wide view of the General Tasker H. Bliss Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Crumlish, June 5, 2011
2. Wide view of the General Tasker H. Bliss Marker
The marker stands in front of the Bliss birthplace on a residential street in Lewisburg.

 
Categories. Notable Persons
 
<i>The American Commission to Negotiate Peace, Paris, France, 12/18/18</i> image. Click for full size.
By US Army Signal Corps, December 18, 1918
3. The American Commission to Negotiate Peace, Paris, France, 12/18/18
Left to Right: Col. E.M. House; Sec. of State Robert Lansing; Pres. Woodrow Wilson; Henry White; Chief of Staff Gen. Tasker H. Bliss.
 
 
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