Philadelphia in Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Wilt Chamberlain (1936-1999)
Erected 2000 by Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission.
Location. 39° 58.858′ N, 75° 14.36′ W. Marker is in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in Philadelphia County. Marker is at the intersection of North 59th Street and West Oxford Street on North 59th Street. Touch for map. In front of Overbrook High School. Marker is in this post office area: Philadelphia PA 19151, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Crystal Bird Fauset (approx. 1.3 miles away); African American Baseball in Philadelphia (approx. 1.4 miles away); Rev. Isaac Leeser (approx. 1½ miles away); Stephen Smith (approx. 1.6 miles away); Philadelphia & Columbia Railroad First African Presbyterian Church (approx. 1.7 miles away); Laura Wheeler Waring (approx. 1.9 miles away); Paul Robeson (approx. 1.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Philadelphia.
Categories. • African Americans • Sports •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 30, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 290 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on March 30, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.