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Jim Thorpe in Carbon County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

The Dimmick House

Built 1871

 
 
The Dimmick House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, January 5, 2019
1. The Dimmick House Marker
Inscription.  This Italianate Victorian townhouse was the home of U.S. Congressman Milo M. Dimmick and his family. His son Milton founded the Dimmick Memorial Library in Old Mauch Chunk in their memory.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Buildings.
 
Location. 40° 51.847′ N, 75° 44.5′ W. Marker is in Jim Thorpe, Pennsylvania, in Carbon County. Marker is at the intersection of Broadway and Hill Road, on the right when traveling west on Broadway. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Jim Thorpe PA 18229, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. National War Savings Campaign of 1918 (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); This House (1844 A.D.) (about 600 feet away); Carbon County (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Soldiers and Sailors Monument (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Self Made Man (approx. 0.2 miles away); From Mountain to Market (approx. 0.2 miles away); Anthracite (approx. 0.2 miles away); Mauch Chunk Railroad Station (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Jim Thorpe.
 
Also see . . .
1. Dimmick Memorial Library
The Dimmick House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, January 5, 2019
2. The Dimmick House Marker
. (Submitted on December 23, 2020, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
2. Milo Melancthon Dimmick at FindAGrave.com. (Submitted on December 23, 2020, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 23, 2020. It was originally submitted on December 23, 2020, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 39 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 23, 2020, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
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