Shippensburg in Cumberland County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Galen J. Karper
Feb. 25, 1940 - Jan. 20, 2003
— In Memory of —
The Shippensburg Garden Club
"To plant is to love others
Historic Preservation District
[Nearby map and key]
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Charity & Public Work • Horticulture & Forestry.
Location. 40° 2.925′ N, 77° 31.524′ W. Marker is in Shippensburg, Pennsylvania, in Cumberland County. Marker is on King Street (U.S. 11) east of Fayette Street, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Shippensburg PA 17257, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Veterans Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Braddock Expedition (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); This Tablet Marks the Site of Fort Morris (about 500 feet away); Mc Lean House (about 600 feet away); Residence of George H. Stewart, Sr. William C. Ashwell (approx. ¼ mile away); General Samuel Sturgis: Hero of Antietam's Burnside Bridge (approx. ¼ mile away); White-Washed in the Nick of Time: The Union (Sherman House) Hotel (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Shippensburg.
Also see . . . Galen J. Karper at Find A Grave. (Submitted on July 10, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
Credits. This page was last revised on July 10, 2018. It was originally submitted on July 10, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 95 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on July 10, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.