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Avis in Clinton County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Tiadaghton Elm

 
 
Tiadaghton Elm Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Mike Wintermantel, May 27, 2013
1. Tiadaghton Elm Marker
Inscription. Under this huge Elm, July 4, 1776, resolves declaring independence were drawn, prior to news of action by Congress at Philadelphia. This was an expression of the spirit common to the frontier and led by the famous Fair Play men.
 
Erected 1947 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
 
Location. 41° 10.803′ N, 77° 16.711′ W. Marker is in Avis, Pennsylvania, in Clinton County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of River Road and Local Route 436. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Avis PA 17721, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Pine Creek Presbyterian Church (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Pine Creek Presbyterian Church (approx. 1.8 miles away); Fort Antes (approx. 2.1 miles away); Antes Fort (approx. 2.6 miles away but has been reported missing); The Great Island (approx. 7.2 miles away but has been reported missing); Harmon Field (approx. 8.6 miles away); Lock Haven (approx. 9 miles away); The Susquehanna Greenway (approx. 9 miles away).
 
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Tiadaghton Elm Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Mike Wintermantel, May 27, 2013
2. Tiadaghton Elm Marker
Tiadaghton Elm Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Mike Wintermantel, May 27, 2013
3. Tiadaghton Elm Marker
Under this elm, on July 4, 1776, resolves declaring independence were drawn prior to news of action by Congress at Philadelphia. This was an expression of the spirit common to the frontier and led by the Fair Play Men.
Site granted by the Grant Bower Family
Memorial placed by B.P.O.Elks #1057
Jersey Shore, PA.
Tiadaghton Elm Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Mike Wintermantel, May 27, 2013
4. Tiadaghton Elm Marker
 

 
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