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Morgantown in Monongalia County, West Virginia — The American South (Appalachia)
 

Orville Eberly Plaza

 
 
Orville Eberly Plaza Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, May 24, 2019
1. Orville Eberly Plaza Marker
Inscription.  
Honoring
Orville Sebastian Eberly
1900-1983


Founder of The Eberly Foundation
Uniontown, Pennsylvania

Coal Industry Entrepreneur
Geologist • Banker
Community and Civic Leader
Philanthropist

Resident of Pennsylvania and West Virginia

 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Charity & Public WorkIndustry & CommerceScience & Medicine.
 
Location. 39° 38.13′ N, 79° 57.355′ W. Marker is in Morgantown, West Virginia, in Monongalia County. Marker can be reached from Beechurst Avenue (U.S. 19) north of Hough Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 98 Beechurst Avenue, Morgantown WV 26505, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Brooks Hall (here, next to this marker); Woodburn Hall (within shouting distance of this marker); Women's Centenary (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Martin Hall (about 300 feet away); Eberly College of Arts and Sciences
Orville Eberly Plaza Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, May 24, 2019
2. Orville Eberly Plaza Marker
(about 400 feet away); Elizabeth Moore Hall (about 400 feet away); Perley Isaac Reed School of Journalism (about 400 feet away); Woodburn Circle (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Morgantown.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 25, 2019. It was originally submitted on May 25, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 55 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 25, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.
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