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Bellefonte in Centre County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Anna Wagner Keichline

(1889 - 1943)

 
 
Anna Wagner Keichline Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Craig Swain, May 23, 2009
1. Anna Wagner Keichline Marker
Inscription.  
First woman registered as an architect by the state (1920), this Bellefonte native, inventor, Cornell grad & women's suffrage advocate designed numerous buildings, including the Plaza Theatre here. She served as Special Agent, Army Intelligence, WWI.
 
Erected 2002 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: ArchitectureCivil RightsWar, World IWomen. In addition, it is included in the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, and the Women's Suffrage series lists.
 
Location. 40° 54.706′ N, 77° 46.717′ W. Marker is in Bellefonte, Pennsylvania, in Centre County. Marker is on High Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Bellefonte PA 16823, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Mills Brothers (within shouting distance of this marker); Petrikin Hall (within shouting distance of this marker); Brockerhoff House (within shouting distance of this marker); Bellefonte
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via Pioneering Women of American Architecture, 1918
2. Anna Wagner Keichline
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(within shouting distance of this marker); Centre County (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); W. F. Reynolds and Co. Bank (about 300 feet away); Andrew Gregg Curtin (about 300 feet away); To All Who Served (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bellefonte.
 
Also see . . .
1. Anna Wagner Keichline. Pioneering Women of American Architecture website entry (Submitted on June 1, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.) 

2. Anna Wagner Keichline. Find A Grave website entry (Submitted on February 21, 2014, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.) 
 
Anna Wagner Keichline Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Craig Swain, May 23, 2009
3. Anna Wagner Keichline Marker
The Plaza Theatre Today image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Craig Swain, May 23, 2009
4. The Plaza Theatre Today
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on February 9, 2022. It was originally submitted on June 1, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,245 times since then and 91 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on June 1, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.   2. submitted on February 9, 2022, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York.   3, 4. submitted on June 1, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.

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May. 19, 2022