Wilkes-Barre in Luzerne County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Slattery Home Site
151 South Franklin Street
District Attorney of Luzerne County, 1916 - 1920
and the boyhood home of Frank P. Slatterly, Jr.,
Mayor of the City of Wilkes-Barre, 1960 - 1968.
This plaque is given to Wilkes University
upon completion of this building by the
sons and families of the above:
Duard G. Sr., Joseph A., II, and Frank P., IV, Esq.
Erected 1998 by the Slattery Family.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Places. A significant historical month for this entry is August 1998.
Location. 41° 14.685′ N, 75° 53.243′ W. Marker is in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, in Luzerne County. Marker is on Franklin Street north of South Street, on the left when traveling north. Marker is on the wall, near the center entrance to Breiseth Hall, on the Wilkes University campus. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 137-159 South Franklin Street, Wilkes Barre PA 18766, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. John L. Lewis Speech (within shouting distance of this marker); Weckesser Hall Veterans Memorial Court (about 300 feet away); Stark Hall (about 400 feet away); Sordoni Art Gallery (about 400 feet away); E. S. Farley Library (about 400 feet away); Crabapple (about 500 feet away); John Wilkes (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wilkes-Barre.
Also see . . . Frank P. Slattery, Jr. Bio. (Submitted on January 20, 2021, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
Credits. This page was last revised on January 20, 2021. It was originally submitted on January 20, 2021, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 120 times since then and 32 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on January 20, 2021, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.