Carlisle in Cumberland County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1949 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial Era • Industry & Commerce • Settlements & Settlers • War, US Revolutionary. In addition, it is included in the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1764.
Location. 40° 12.108′ N, 77° 11.533′ W. Marker is in Carlisle, Pennsylvania, in Cumberland County. Marker is on High Street (U.S. 11), on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 121 W High Street, Carlisle PA 17013, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The High Street Train Stations (within shouting distance of this marker); James Wilson (within shouting distance of this marker); Cumberland County Historical Society & Hamilton Library AssociationCentenary Building (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Carlisle's 250th Anniversary Mural (about 300 feet away); Shell and Be Damned (about 300 feet away); George Washington (about 300 feet away); Prelude to Gettysburg (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Carlisle.
Also see . . . These 4 brothers were heroes of the American Revolution. "We Are the Mighty" entry. (Submitted on June 12, 2020, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 12, 2020. It was originally submitted on February 12, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 1,014 times since then and 89 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on February 12, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. 3. submitted on August 21, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. 4. submitted on June 12, 2020, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.