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Edith Emaline Orvis

1877 • 1971

— Christian Humanitarian —

 
 
Edith Emaline Orvis Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., June 21, 2018
1. Edith Emaline Orvis Marker
Inscription.  

Who gave her talents
in loving concern
to the immigrants
of
1919 - Berwick - 1961

 
Erected 1992 by Berwick Historical Society.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Charity & Public WorkChurches & 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
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(within shouting distance of this marker); 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.)
 
Edith Emaline Orvis Marker (back) image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., June 21, 2018
2. Edith Emaline Orvis Marker (back)
Edith Emaline Orvis Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., June 21, 2018
3. Edith Emaline Orvis Marker
 
 
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 290 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on July 1, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.

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