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

Benedict Mansion House

 
 
Benedict Mansion House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, May 31, 2019
1. Benedict Mansion House Marker
Inscription.  
Home of E.L. Benedict
Attorney, first President Mifflin County Bank
Wife: Margaret Walters Benedict
Lewistown's first woman Postmistress

[Lower plaque:]
Historic Building
circa
1835
Mifflin County

 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: CommunicationsIndustry & CommerceWomen.
 
Location. 40° 35.819′ N, 77° 34.426′ W. Marker is in Lewistown, Pennsylvania, in Mifflin County. Marker is on South Main Street south of Mill Street, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Lewistown PA 17044, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 10 South Main Street (within shouting distance of this marker); 12 South Main Street (within shouting distance of this marker); Mifflin County's Finest and Most Luxurious Theatre (within shouting distance of this marker); Story of the Logan Guard (within shouting distance of this marker); St. Mark's Episcopal Church
The Benedict Mansion House image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, May 31, 2019
2. The Benedict Mansion House
(within shouting distance of this marker); WMRF (within shouting distance of this marker); Masonic Temple Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Mifflin County Civil War Soldiers and Sailors Memorial (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lewistown.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 1, 2019. It was originally submitted on June 1, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 84 times since then and 42 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 1, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.
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