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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.
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: Notable BuildingsWar, World IWomen. In addition, it is included in the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission series list.
 
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); Brockerhoff House (within shouting distance of this marker); Bellefonte (within shouting distance of this marker); Centre County
Anna Wagner Keichline Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, May 23, 2009
2. Anna Wagner Keichline Marker
(about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Andrew Gregg Curtin (about 300 feet away); To All Who Served (about 300 feet away); Centre County Veterans Memorial (about 300 feet away); Centre County Courthouse (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bellefonte.
 
Also see . . .
1. Anna Wagner Keichline. Short biographical sketch. (Submitted on June 1, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.) 

2. Anna Wagner Keichline at FindAGrave.com. (Submitted on February 21, 2014, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
 
The Plaza Theatre Today image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, May 23, 2009
3. The Plaza Theatre Today
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 1, 2020. It was originally submitted on June 1, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,063 times since then and 34 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on June 1, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.
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