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Columbia in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Lloyd Mifflin House

Built 1864 - Restored 1972

 
 
Lloyd Mifflin House Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Pope, August 10, 2022
1. Lloyd Mifflin House Marker
Inscription.  Lloyd Mifflin one of America's greatest sonneteers and artist was born here on Sept. 15, 1840 and lived here until 1902. He died at Norwood on July 16, 1921.
"My gentle mother, lost on earth to me, shall I know thee somewhere once again." Two lines of a sonnet written by Lloyd Mifflin, entitled: A Picture of my Mother.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Arts, Letters, Music. A significant historical year for this entry is 1840.
 
Location. 40° 1.912′ N, 76° 30.32′ W. Marker is in Columbia, Pennsylvania, in Lancaster County. Marker is at the intersection of Walnut Street and North Second Street, on the right when traveling west on Walnut Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 165 Walnut Street, Columbia PA 17512, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. John Houston Mifflin Homestead (here, next to this marker); First English Evangelical Church (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Shannon Armory (about 300 feet away); Railroads During the Civil War (about 400 feet away); Columbia (about 400
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feet away); a different marker also named Columbia (about 400 feet away); Lincoln Highway (about 500 feet away); First National Bank Museum (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Columbia.
 
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Lloyd Mifflin House Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Pope, August 10, 2022
2. Lloyd Mifflin House Marker
Lloyd Mifflin House Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Pope, August 10, 2022
3. Lloyd Mifflin House Marker
Lloyd Mifflin image. Click for full size.
4. Lloyd Mifflin
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 13, 2022. It was originally submitted on August 10, 2022, by William Pope of Marietta, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 269 times since then and 130 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on August 10, 2022, by William Pope of Marietta, Pennsylvania.   4. submitted on August 13, 2022. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.

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