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Allegheny Portage Railroad National Historic Site in Cambria County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Stephen Tyng Mather

July 4, 1867 - Jan. 22, 1930

 
 
Stephen Tyng Mather Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 6, 2009
1. Stephen Tyng Mather Marker
Inscription.
He laid the foundation of the National Park Service defining and establishing the policies under which its areas shall be developed and conserved unimpaired for future generations. There will never come an end to the good that he has done.
 
Erected by National Park Service.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Stephen Tyng Mather marker series.
 
Location. 40° 27.5′ N, 78° 32.908′ W. Marker is in Allegheny Portage Railroad National Historic Site, Pennsylvania, in Cambria County. Click for map. Marker is at the Amphitheater trailhead off the Visitor Center Parking Lot. Marker is at or near this postal address: 110 Federal Park Road, Gallitzin PA 16641, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Summit Level Historic Area (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Railroad Stone (about 600 feet away); Skew Arch Bridge Trail (approx. 0.2 miles away); Engine House No. 6 (approx. 0.2 miles away); Inclined Plane No. 6 (approx. 0.2 miles away); Allegheny Portage Railroad (approx. 0.2 miles away); Levels (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Lemon House (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Allegheny Portage Railroad National Historic Site.
 
Also see . . .
Stephen Tyng Mather Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 6, 2009
2. Stephen Tyng Mather Marker
Looking east

1. Stephen Tyng Mather. (Submitted on March 22, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Allegheny Portage Railroad National Historic Site. (Submitted on March 22, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. Stephen Tyng Mather. (Submitted on March 22, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Notable Persons
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 360 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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