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Reading in Berks County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

In Recognition of Chuck Domino

 
 
In Recognition of Chuck Domino Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, November 28, 2020
1. In Recognition of Chuck Domino Marker
Inscription.  In 1987, Chuck Domino, a Pittsburgher, arrived in Reading PA wearing cowboy boots, and as the youngest General Manager in Minor League Baseball, weas responsible on a daily basis for engineering the success of the franchise. The restoration and renovation of the ballpark and the creation of Baseballtown. Chuck's leadership, vision and attention to detail resulted in both he and the franchise receiving numerous awards and recognition.
 
Erected 2018.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Sports.
 
Location. 40° 21.89′ N, 75° 56.077′ W. Marker is in Reading, Pennsylvania, in Berks County. Marker is on North Front Street 0.2 miles north of Bern Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1900 Centre Ave, Reading PA 19605, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Joe Buzas (here, next to this marker); Senator Michael A. O'Pake (here, next to this marker); Fred Hafer (here, next to this marker); In Recognition of Craig Stein (here, next to this marker);
In Recognition of Chuck Domino Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, November 28, 2020
2. In Recognition of Chuck Domino Marker
In Recognition of James A. Pollock (here, next to this marker); In Recognition of Francis "Ducky" Turner (here, next to this marker); Reading Memorial Municipal Stadium (here, next to this marker); In Recognition of Warren Haggerty (here, next to this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Reading.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 29, 2020. It was originally submitted on November 29, 2020, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 32 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 29, 2020, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.
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