Harrisburg in Dauphin County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
The People’s Bridge
Vehicular Era - 1889 to 1972
Location. 40° 15.542′ N, 76° 53.064′ W. Marker is in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, in Dauphin County. Marker is at the intersection of Walnut Street and N. Front Street on Walnut Street. Click for map. Plaque is on the south side of the bridge. Marker is in this post office area: Harrisburg PA 17101, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Walnut Street Bridge (here, next to this marker); a different marker also named The People’s Bridge James McCormick Mansion (a few steps from this marker); Swenson Plaza Flood Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Harrisburg Public Library Dauphin County Library System (within shouting distance of this marker); Governors’ Row (within shouting distance of this marker); The Calder/Olmsted/McCormick Mansion (within shouting distance of this marker); Camelback and Market Street Bridges (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line). Click for a list of all markers in Harrisburg.
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