Millersburg in Dauphin County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Daniel Miller Memorial Fountain
Originally a bust
The Daniel Miller Memorial fountain was dedicated on May 31, 1909, Memorial Day that year, with exercises at the music pavilion in East Park. Mr. Philip Moyer, Sr. gave the address to a crowd of 900 people. S.S. Bowman, chairman of the Centennial committee, made the presentation of the memorial to H.M. Fairchild, the burgess, who accepted on behalf of the borough concil.
Erected by Upper Paxton & Millersburg Historical Society.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Landmarks. A significant historical month for this entry is May 1828.
Location. 40° 32.338′ N, 76° 57.661′ W. Marker is in Millersburg, Pennsylvania, in Dauphin County. Marker is at the intersection of Market Street (State Highway 147) and Market Square (U.S. 209), on the right when traveling north on Market Street. Located between East and West Parks, in Market Square. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Millersburg PA 17061, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Music Pavilion / Gazebo (a few steps from this marker); Civil War Soldiers Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); Millersburg Hotel (within shouting distance of this marker); Millersburg Ferry (approx. Millersburg Ferry: A Journey Through Time (approx. Ό mile away); World War II Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); a different marker also named Millersburg Ferry (approx. 1.4 miles away); Dr. Reifsnyder (approx. 2.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Millersburg.
More about this marker. Photos on the right side of the marker show the memorial under construction in 1908 and when finished in 1909.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on October 14, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,017 times since then and 37 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on October 14, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. 5. submitted on January 17, 2015.