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Philadelphia in Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)

Francis Hopkinson (Philadelphia Home)

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By Frankie, June 21, 2015
1. Francis Hopkinson (Philadelphia Home) Marker
Inscription.  Historic Site Dwelling of 149 Sassafras Street Francis Hopkinson Born Philadelphia 1737 - Died Philadelphia 1791 Signer of the Declaration of Independence Designer of the American Flag Patriot - Jurist - Composer A Gentleman Amateur
Erected 1982 by Placed by P B M 1982.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Arts, Letters, MusicPatriots & PatriotismWar, US Revolutionary. In addition, it is included in the Signers of the Declaration of Independence series list.
Location. 39° 57.298′ N, 75° 8.978′ W. Marker is in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in Philadelphia County. Marker is on Race Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 401 Race Street, 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. Ralph Modjeski (a few steps from this marker); Historic Burial Grounds (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Pennsylvania Hall (about 300 feet away); The Barrymores (approx.
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0.2 miles away); First United States Mint (approx. 0.2 miles away); Philadelphia Female Anti-Slavery Society (approx. 0.2 miles away); Benjamin Smith Barton (approx. 0.2 miles away); Nicola Monachesi (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Philadelphia.
Credits. This page was last revised on December 9, 2019. It was originally submitted on July 5, 2018. This page has been viewed 103 times since then and 19 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on July 5, 2018. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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