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General Michael P. Small

 
 
General Michael P. Small Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Devry Becker Jones (CC0), July 3, 2020
1. General Michael P. Small Marker
Inscription.  
This log structure, c. 1820, was owned by Bvt. Brig. General Michael P. Small from 1862-1863.

General Small began his military career as a West Point graduate in 1855. He served during the entire Civil War for the United States Army.

He took part in suppressing the John Brown uprising at Harper's Ferry, and he was responsible for issuing provisions for Lee's defeated army at Appomattox in 1865.
 
Erected by Capt. E. M. Ruhl, Camp 33, Sons of Union Veterans.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Notable BuildingsNotable EventsWar, US Civil. A significant historical year for this entry is 1820.
 
Location. 39° 57.852′ N, 76° 43.347′ W. Marker is in York, Pennsylvania, in York County. Marker is on East Market Street just west of North Pine Street, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 249 East Market Street, York PA 17403, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Woman's Club of York (within shouting distance of this marker); "York House" (within shouting distance
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of this marker); Colonel James Smith (within shouting distance of this marker); James Smith (within shouting distance of this marker); First Presbyterian Church of York (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); 35 South Queen Street (about 600 feet away); 161 East Philadelphia Street (about 700 feet away); 148 East Philadelphia Street (about 800 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in York.
 
General Michael P. Small Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Devry Becker Jones (CC0), July 3, 2020
2. General Michael P. Small Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 3, 2020. It was originally submitted on July 3, 2020, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 119 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 3, 2020, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.

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