“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Philadelphia in Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)

Alfred J. Reach


Alfred J. Reach Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, April 29, 2015
1. Alfred J. Reach Marker
Inscription. Pioneer baseball professional; a great early 2nd baseman. Played for the Philadelphia Athletics, 1865-75. Phillies' first owner & president, 1883-1902. Published "Official Base Ball Guide." His A.J. Reach & Co., maker of sporting goods, was here.
Erected 2003 by Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission.
Location. 39° 57.103′ N, 75° 10.282′ W. Marker is in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in Philadelphia County. Marker is on Chestnut Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1820 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia PA 19103, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Louis I. Kahn (approx. 0.3 miles away); Broad Street Station (approx. 0.3 miles away); George Gordon Meade (approx. 0.3 miles away); Dr. A.S.W. Rosenbach (approx. 0.4 miles away); Anne Brancato Wood (approx. 0.4 miles away); Edmund N. Bacon (approx. 0.4 miles away); 2012 Delancey Place (approx. 0.4 miles away); General Tadeusz Kosciuszko (approx. 0.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Philadelphia.
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 166 times since then and 13 times this year. Photo   1. 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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