Scranton in Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
1809 - 1865
Presented on his bicentennial
February 12, 2009
Erected 2009 by the Delaney Delacy Guard SVR, Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Government & Politics • Patriots & Patriotism • War, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the Former U.S. Presidents: #16 Abraham Lincoln series list. A significant historical date for this entry is February 12, 2009.
Location. 41° 24.627′ N, 75° 39.643′ W. Marker is in Scranton, Pennsylvania, in Lackawanna County. Marker is at the intersection of Washington Avenue and Mulberry Street (Pennsylvania Route 307), on the left when traveling south on Washington Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 404 North Washington Avenue, Scranton PA 18503, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Masonic Temple and Scottish Rite Cathedral (within shouting distance of this marker); Benjamin Franklin Firefighter Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Scranton Central High School (about 500 Scranton - The Electric City (about 600 feet away); Philip F. Brady (about 600 feet away); Scranton Preparatory School (about 700 feet away); "Old Main" (about 700 feet away); Pope Saint Pius X (about 800 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Scranton.
Also see . . . Abraham Lincoln. (Submitted on January 28, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
Credits. This page was last revised on January 28, 2018. It was originally submitted on January 28, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 308 times since then and 27 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on January 28, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.