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Mount Pleasant in Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Henry Clay Frick

 
 
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By William Fischer, Jr., June 25, 2009
1. Henry Clay Frick Marker
Inscription.
In memory of
Henry Clay Frick
1849 - 1919
Native of this District
Coal and Coke Magnate
Ironmaster Capitalist
and Philanthropist who
began his financial
career as a clerk in
a store located in this
building owned and
managed by his uncle
Martin Overholt

This tablet is erected in his honor

 
Erected 1930 by Mount Pleasant Rotary Club.
 
Location. 40° 9.051′ N, 79° 32.78′ W. Marker is in Mount Pleasant, Pennsylvania, in Westmoreland County. Marker is on West Main Street (Pennsylvania Route 31), on the left when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 751-753 W. Main Street, Mount Pleasant PA 15666, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. First General Conference of the United Brethren in Christ (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); General Edward Braddock and His Army (approx. mile away); Mount Pleasant War Memorial (approx. mile away); John W. Geary (approx. 0.3 miles away); Braddock's Military Road 1755
Henry Clay Frick Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 25, 2009
2. Henry Clay Frick Marker
(approx. 0.3 miles away); Mount Pleasant Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); Morewood Massacre (approx. one mile away); Standard Shaft Mine and Coke Works (approx. 1.1 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Mount Pleasant.
 
Also see . . .
1. Henry Clay Frick. (Submitted on September 10, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Mount Pleasant Historic District. (Submitted on September 10, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Industry & CommerceNotable Persons
 
Henry Clay Frick image. Click for full size.
By Bain News Service
3. Henry Clay Frick
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 829 times since then and 87 times this year. Last updated on , by Jay Stern of Connellsville, Pennsylvania. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.   3. submitted on . • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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