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Rouzerville in Franklin County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Dr. Henry Harbaugh

Birthplace and Early Home

 
 
Dr. Henry Harbaugh Marker image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, May 6, 2016
1. Dr. Henry Harbaugh Marker
Inscription. Birthplace and early home of Dr. Henry Harbaugh, Pennsylvanian German author, theologian and educator, 1817-1867.

One hundred yards southeast is site of the old school house at the creek.

"Today it is just twenty years since I began to roam. Now safely back I stand once more beside the old schoolhouse door close by my father's home."

This monument erected by Washington Township Teachers Assn, Pennsylvania German Society, Kittochtinny Historical Society and Friends 1945
 
Erected 1945 by Washington Township Teachers Assn, Pennsylvania German Society, Kittochtinny Historical Society and Friends.
 
Location. 39° 43.324′ N, 77° 31.681′ W. Marker is in Rouzerville, Pennsylvania, in Franklin County. Marker is at the intersection of Harbauch Church Road and Old PennMar Road, on the left when traveling west on Harbauch Church Road. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Rouzerville PA 17250, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. A different marker also named Dr. Henry Harbaugh (approx. 0.3 miles away); War Returns to South Mountain (approx. 1.1 miles away in Maryland); Old Trolley Line

Dr. Henry Harbaugh Marker image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, May 6, 2016
2. Dr. Henry Harbaugh Marker
The marker cairn, with the Harbaugh house in the background.
(approx. 1.1 miles away); WW II Veterans Memorial (approx. 2.1 miles away in Maryland); D-Day Anniversary (approx. 2.1 miles away in Maryland); Military Intelligence Training Center (approx. 2.1 miles away in Maryland); Robert F. Barrick Memorial Library (approx. 2.1 miles away in Maryland); Battle of Monterey Pass/Michigan Cavalry Brigade (approx. 2.8 miles away).
 
Categories. Arts, Letters, MusicEducation
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. This page has been viewed 92 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on July 28, 2016.
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