Windber in Somerset County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Windber Strike of 1922-23
Erected 2003 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
Location. 40° 14.142′ N, 78° 49.875′ W. Marker is in Windber, Pennsylvania, in Somerset County. Marker is on Graham Avenue (Pennsylvania Route 160), on the right when traveling west. Museum is in Miners Park, across Graham Avenue from the Arcadia Theater (1418 Graham Ave). Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Windber PA 15963, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Windber War Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Windber (within shouting distance of this marker); The Coal Miner (within shouting distance of this marker); Windber Area Victims of July 20th 1977 Flood (within shouting distance of this marker); Alan Freed (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Windber Veteran's Park (about 700 feet away); Johnny Weissmuller (about 700 feet away); Escape of Freedom Seekers Patrick and Abraham (approx. 4½ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Windber.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 12, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 995 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on August 12, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.