Gettysburg in Adams County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1954 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission marker series.
Location. 39° 49.857′ N, 77° 13.956′ W. Marker is in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, in Adams County. Marker is on Chambersburg Street (U.S. 30), on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 51 Chambersburg Street, Gettysburg PA 17325, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. "...expecting to find all dead." (a few steps from this marker); Parish House (a few steps from this marker); Reverend Horatio S. Howell (a few steps from this marker); "...the pathos of those poor wounded men..." (a few steps from this marker); Civil War Hospital (within shouting distance of this marker); The James Gettys Hotel the Eagle Hotel (was within shouting distance of this marker but has been reported missing. ); Ice House Complex (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Gettysburg.
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. Pennsylvania State Markers following the career of Thaddeus Stevens.
Also see . . . Thaddeus Stevens: Champion of Freedom. Short biography of Stevens. (Submitted on April 20, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Categories. • Abolition & Underground RR • Civil Rights • Government & Politics •
More. Search the internet for Thaddeus Stevens.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 20, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,062 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on April 20, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.