Reading in Berks County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial Era • Political Subdivisions • Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1748.
Location. 40° 20.117′ N, 75° 56.044′ W. Marker is in Reading, Pennsylvania, in Berks County. Marker is at the intersection of Penn Street and South 2nd Street, on the right when traveling east on Penn Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 200 Penn St, Reading PA 19601, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Henry A. Muhlenberg (approx. ¼ mile away); Hiester Home (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Federal Inn (approx. 0.3 miles away); a different marker also named Federal Inn William Strong (approx. 0.3 miles away); Conrad Weiser Trading Post (approx. 0.3 miles away); Woman's Christian Temperance Union Drinking Fountain (approx. 0.3 miles away); Birthplace of Spencer Fullerton Baird (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Reading.
Credits. This page was last revised on November 28, 2020. It was originally submitted on November 28, 2020, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 182 times since then and 90 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on November 28, 2020, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.