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

Henry Clay Frick

 
 
Henry Clay Frick Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, May 23, 2014
1. Henry Clay Frick Marker
Inscription. The steel and coke magnate was born about one mile from here on Dec. 19, 1849. Birthplace and Historical House, the Overholt home, are now preserved as a historical museum.
 
Erected 1946 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
 
Location. 40° 7.487′ N, 79° 33.401′ W. Marker is near Mount Pleasant, Pennsylvania, in Westmoreland County. Marker is at the intersection of U.S. 119 and Porter Road, on the right when traveling south on U.S. 119. Click for map. Located at the southbound offramp from US 119 at PA 819. Marker is in this post office area: 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. Braddock's Military Road 1755 Great Swamp Camp (approx. 1.5 miles away); Morewood Massacre (approx. 1.7 miles away); Mount Pleasant Veterans Memorial (approx. 1.8 miles away); John W. Geary (approx. 1.8 miles away); Mount Pleasant War Memorial (approx. 1.8 miles away); First General Conference of the United Brethren in Christ (approx. 1.9 miles away); a different marker also named Henry Clay Frick (approx. 1.9 miles away); General Edward Braddock and His Army (approx. 2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Mount Pleasant.
 
Also see . . .
Henry Clay Frick Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, May 23, 2014
2. Henry Clay Frick Marker

1. Henry Clay Frick Biography. (Submitted on May 23, 2014, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
2. West Overton Village and Museums. (Submitted on May 23, 2014, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
3. Henry Clay Frick Behind the Marker. Explore PA History.com (Submitted on May 23, 2014, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.) 

4. Henry Clay Frick at FindAGrave.com. (Submitted on May 23, 2014, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Industry & Commerce
 
Henry Clay Frick image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel
3. Henry Clay Frick
West Overton image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, May 23, 2014
4. West Overton
Entrance sign to West Overton
Young Frick House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, May 23, 2014
5. Young Frick House Marker
Preservation and Restoration made possible through the generous giving of resources, time and the financial support of
The Rotary Club of Mount Pleasant
And
The Rotary Club of Scottdale
2003-2005
Young Frick House image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, May 23, 2014
6. Young Frick House
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 353 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on , by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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