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The Barrymores

 
 
The Barrymores Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, April 25, 2015
1. The Barrymores Marker
Inscription. Three famous actors, Philadelphia-born, were the third generation of this "Royal Family of the American Stage." Lionel (1878-1954), Ethel (1879-1959), and John (1882-1942) performed on stage, screen, radio. Their grandparents, the Drews, managed the Arch St. Theatre here
 
Erected 1996 by Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission.
 
Location. 39° 57.167′ N, 75° 9.008′ W. Marker is in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in Philadelphia County. Marker is at the intersection of Arch Street and North 6th Street on Arch Street. Click for map. The marker is on the North West corner. Marker is in this post office area: Philadelphia PA 19106, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Benjamin Smith Barton (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Pennsylvania Hall (about 500 feet away); David Salisbury Franks (about 500 feet away); Philadelphia Female Anti-Slavery Society (about 500 feet away); First United States Mint (about 500 feet away); Christ Church Burial Ground (about 500 feet away); Chronology of Benjamin Franklin (about 500 feet away); The Last Resting Place of Benjamin Franklin (about 500 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Philadelphia.
 
Categories. Arts, Letters, MusicEntertainment
 
The Barrymores Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, April 25, 2015
2. The Barrymores Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 284 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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