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Spring Creek in Warren County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Robert Houghwout Jackson

(1892-1954)

 
 
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By Mike Wintermantel, May 1, 2013
1. Robert Houghwout Jackson Marker
Inscription. Lawyer & jurist. Chief U.S. prosecutor, Nuremberg war crimes trials in Germany after World War II. Associate Justice, U.S. Supreme Court, 1941-54; noted for his defense of civil liberties. Served in President Franklin D. Roosevelt's administration starting in 1934; U.S. Solicitor General, 1938-39, & Attorney General, 1940-41. Jackson was born on the family farm here in Spring Creek.
 
Erected 1997 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
 
Location. 41° 52.017′ N, 79° 31.064′ W. Marker is in Spring Creek, Pennsylvania, in Warren County. Marker is at the intersection of Spring Creek Corry Road (Pennsylvania Route 426) and Eldred Hill Road, on the right when traveling west on Spring Creek Corry Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Spring Creek PA 16436, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 14 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Oil Creek Railroad (approx. 7.3 miles away); Joshua M. Merrill (approx. 7.4 miles away); Inez Mecusker (approx. 7.4 miles away); Climax Locomotives (approx. 7.4 miles away); Creation of the Pennsylvania Game Commission
Robert Houghwout Jackson Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, May 1, 2013
2. Robert Houghwout Jackson Marker
(approx. 7˝ miles away); Corry State Fish Hatchery (approx. 9.1 miles away); In 1795, Darius and Joseph Mead (approx. 10.3 miles away); Roll-O-Bowl (approx. 13˝ miles away in New York).
 
Also see . . .  Robert Houghwout Jackson at FindAGrave.com. (Submitted on February 21, 2014, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. War, World II
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 1, 2013, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 278 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 1, 2013, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
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