Washington in Washington County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Washington Female Seminary
1836 - 1948
Stood on this site
1838 - 1939
A Boarding and Day
School for Girls
Erected 2003 by the Washington Female Seminary Alumnae Association.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Education • Women. A significant historical year for this entry is 1838.
Location. 40° 10.128′ N, 80° 14.47′ W. Marker is in Washington, Pennsylvania, in Washington County. Marker is on the Salvitti Quad, near the flag pole, and adjacent the Swanson Science Center, on the Washington and Jefferson College campus. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Washington PA 15301, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. War Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Harry Hamilton Davis and Tillie Wilkinson Davis Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Clarence Dewey Dieter and Homer C. Porter (within shouting distance of this marker); Rebecca Harding Davis (within shouting distance of this marker); Jesse William Lazear (within shouting distance of this John McMillan Hall (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Charles F. West, M.D. (about 600 feet away); LeMoyne House (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Washington.
Also see . . . Washington Female Seminary at Wikipedia. (Submitted on April 21, 2022, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
Credits. This page was last revised on April 21, 2022. It was originally submitted on April 21, 2022, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 63 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on April 21, 2022, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.