West Brownsville in Washington County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
James G. Blaine
Erected 1947 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
Location. 40° 1.574′ N, 79° 53.218′ W. Marker is in West Brownsville, Pennsylvania, in Washington County. Marker is on Main Street west of Penn Boulevard, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 238 Main Street, Brownsville PA 15417, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Redstone Old Fort (approx. ¼ mile away); Steamboat Enterprise/Boatbuilding Center (approx. 0.3 miles away); Dunlap’s Creek Bridge (approx. 0.3 miles away); Brownsville - Route 40 Bridge (approx. 0.3 miles away); The First Cast Iron Bridge (approx. 0.3 miles away).
Regarding James G. Blaine. James Blaine was the author of the so-called Blaine Amendments found in many state constitutions which are bedeviling the push for school vouchers today.
Also see . . .
1. Blaine, James Gillespie, (1830 - 1893) (Submitted on April 16, 2006.)
2. James G. Blaine. (Submitted on April 16, 2006.)
3. James Gillespie Blaine at FindAGrave.com. (Submitted on July 25, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on September 30, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 16, 2006, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. This page has been viewed 1,541 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on April 16, 2006, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. 3. submitted on July 25, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.