Gettysburg in Adams County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
The First Chapter House
erected by the
Phi Kappa Psi Fraternity,
and the first college fraternity house
State of Pennsylvania
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Education • Fraternal or Sororal Organizations. A significant historical year for this entry is 1882.
Location. 39° 50.03′ N, 77° 14.086′ W. Marker is in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, in Adams County. Marker can be reached from Penn Hall Drive north of West Water Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Gettysburg PA 17325, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. First Lieutenant Stephen Holden Doane '70 (here, next to this marker); For the Union Cause (within shouting distance of this marker); The College Hospital (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); U.S.A. Signal Station (about 400 feet away); "United to Serve" (about 400 feet away); Dwight D. Eisenhower (about 400 feet away); "… you know nothing about the lesson anyhow." Daniel Alexander Payne (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Gettysburg.
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