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Wilkes-Barre in Luzerne County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Slattery Home Site

151 South Franklin Street

 
 
Slattery Home Site Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., January 11, 2021
1. Slattery Home Site Marker
Inscription.  

This entry marks the site of the home of Frank P. Slattery,
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.
August, 1998


 
Erected 1998 by the Slattery Family.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Places.
 
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); Veterans Memorial Court (about
Slattery Home Site Marker on Breiseth Hall image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., January 11, 2021
2. Slattery Home Site Marker on Breiseth Hall
300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Crabapple (about 500 feet away); John Wilkes (about 500 feet away); Fort Wyoming (about 500 feet away); Franz Kline (1910 - 1962) (about 600 feet away); a different marker also named Fort Wyoming (about 600 feet away); The Sullivan Expedition against the Iroquois Indians (about 700 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 34 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on January 20, 2021, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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