Philadelphia in Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Historic Site in Journalism
Cyrus H. K. Curtis
Erected 1978 by Society of Professional Journalists, Sigma Delta Chi.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Arts, Letters, Music • Industry & Commerce. In addition, it is included in the Historic Sites in Journalism series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1883.
Location. 39° 56.887′ N, 75° 9.067′ W. Marker is in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in Philadelphia County. Marker is at the intersection of 6th Street and Walnut Street, on the right when traveling south on 6th Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Philadelphia PA 19106, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Maxfield Parrish (here, next to this marker); Welcome to Washington Square (within shouting distance of this marker); Washington Square (within shouting distance of this marker); Bicentennial Moon Tree (within shouting distance of this In Memory of the Many American Soldiers (within shouting distance of this marker); Penn's Plan (within shouting distance of this marker); The Capital City (within shouting distance of this marker); A Fashionable Promenade (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Philadelphia.
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Also see . . . Cyrus Herman Kotzschmer Curtis at FindAGrave.com. (Submitted on July 21, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
Credits. This page was last revised on December 9, 2019. It was originally submitted on July 8, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 792 times since then and 13 times this year. Last updated on January 21, 2018, by Keith S Smith of West Chester, Pennsylvania. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on July 8, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.