Fredericksburg in Lebanon County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1947 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
Location. 40° 26.345′ N, 76° 25.849′ W. Marker is in Fredericksburg, Pennsylvania, in Lebanon County. Marker is at the intersection of William Penn Highway (U.S. 22) and Pine Grove Street, on the right when traveling west on William Penn Highway. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2609 U.S. 22, Fredericksburg PA 17026, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Union Canal (approx. 4.2 miles away); Union Forge (approx. 4.3 miles away); Fort Swatara (approx. 4.7 miles away); Swatara Gap (approx. 5.4 miles away); Transporation Corps Unit Training Center (approx. 5.9 miles away); a different marker also named Union Canal (approx. 6 miles away); John Walter (approx. 6.4 miles away); Union Canal Tunnel (approx. 6.4 miles away).
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1. James Lick, Miser and Philanthropist | San Francisco History | Guidelines Newsletter. Miserly, (Submitted on January 3, 2015, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.)
2. The Lick Observatory Collections Project: The Life of James Lick. He was an honest, industrious man, of much common sense, though noted for many eccentricities and whims and in his later years, of irritable and thoroughly disagreeable temperament....His great and well merited fame rests on the final disposition of his millions, which after provision for his relatives, were devoted to various scientific, charitable, and educational enterprises for the benefit of the donor's adopted state. (Submitted on January 3, 2015, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.)
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