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Scranton in Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Abraham Lincoln

 
 
Abraham Lincoln Memorial Dedication image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 16, 2019
1. Abraham Lincoln Memorial Dedication
Inscription.  

Erected in memory
of
Abraham Lincoln
by the
Jr. O.U.A.M.
Presented to
the
City of Scranton
July 4th 1909.

[Lincoln's Gettysburg Address]
[not transcribed]

Lackawanna County Councils
Jr. O.U.A.M.
Lackawanna Valley No. 81
Clover No. 99
Moses Taylor No. 151
Blakely No. 320
West Scranton No. 497
Jermyn No. 703
Patriotic No. 822
Dalton No. 942
Col. T.D. Lewis No. 1015
Dunmore No. 1022


 
Erected 1909 by the Lackawanna County Councils of Junior Order of United American Mechanics.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Lincoln's Gettysburg Address marker series.
 
Location. 41° 24.087′ N, 75° 38.475′ W. Marker is in Scranton, Pennsylvania, in Lackawanna County. Marker is on the Access Road through Nay Aug Park, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Scranton PA 18510, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The “Pioneer” (about 600 feet away, measured
Abraham Lincoln Memorial Gettysburg Address image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 16, 2019
2. Abraham Lincoln Memorial Gettysburg Address
in a direct line); Brooks Model Coal Mine (about 600 feet away); Vietnam Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Battleship Maine Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Everhart Museum (approx. 0.2 miles away); 200th Anniversary of the U.S. Constitution (approx. 0.2 miles away); Jerry Tomasetti (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Freedom Tree (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Scranton.
 
Categories. Government & Politics
 
Abraham Lincoln Memorial Sponsors image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 16, 2019
3. Abraham Lincoln Memorial Sponsors
Abraham Lincoln Bas Relief image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 16, 2019
4. Abraham Lincoln Bas Relief
Abraham Lincoln Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 16, 2019
5. Abraham Lincoln Memorial
Abraham Lincoln Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 16, 2019
6. Abraham Lincoln Memorial
Nay Aug Park pool in background
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on December 23, 2019. This page originally submitted on December 21, 2019, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 48 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on December 21, 2019, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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