1913 - 1972
Founder and Leader of
the Silicosis and Asthma League
Dedicated advocate of the cause
of the disabled miner
and his dependents---
and Community Leader
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Charity & Public Work • Science & Medicine.
Location. 41° 16.647′ N, 75° 50.942′ W. Marker is in Plains Township, Pennsylvania, in Luzerne County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street and Henry Street, on the left when traveling north on Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 126 North Main Street, Wilkes Barre PA 18705, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Edward A. Walsh (1881 - 1959) (approx. 0.2 miles away); War Memorial (approx. ¼ mile away); John Abbott and Isaac Williams (approx. 0.4 miles away); a different marker also named War Memorial (approx. 0.7 miles away); Veterans Memorial (approx. one mile away); What on Earth is a Levee?
Also see . . .
1. Silicosis. (Submitted on September 8, 2020, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Statement of Ray Slabinski of Wilkes-Barre. (Submitted on September 8, 2020, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
Credits. This page was last revised on September 8, 2020. It was originally submitted on September 8, 2020, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 50 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on September 8, 2020, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.