Berwick in Columbia County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Edith Emaline Orvis
1877 • 1971
— Christian Humanitarian —
in loving concern
to the immigrants
1919 - Berwick - 1961
Erected 1992 by Berwick Historical Society.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Charity & Public Work • Churches & Religion. A significant historical year for this entry is 1919.
Location. 41° 3.434′ N, 76° 14.131′ W. Marker is in Berwick, Pennsylvania, in Columbia County. Marker is on Market Street north of 4th Street, on the right when traveling north. Monument is adjacent to the Jackson Mansion grounds. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 344 North Market Street, Berwick PA 18603, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. World War Memorial (here, next to this marker); Gene Harvey (here, next to this marker); Replica of the Statue of Liberty (a few steps from this marker); Berwick Founder, Settlers, and Pioneers (a few steps from this marker); Jackson Mansion (within shouting distance of this marker); World War II Memorial (within shouting Evan Owen (approx. 0.2 miles away); Stuart Tank (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Berwick.
Also see . . . Home Missionary Edith Orvis: The Soul of Berwick’s Unity Mission. (Submitted on July 1, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
Credits. This page was last revised on July 1, 2018. It was originally submitted on July 1, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 166 times since then and 32 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on July 1, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.