Pottstown in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
The Hill School
Historic Pottstown Walking Tour
Notable campus architecture includes the Alumni Memorial Chapel (1904), a gift from Hill alumni, and the Memorial Room (1921), a tribute to WWI veterans among Hill alumni, now a part of the technology-laden John P. Ryan Library. The Widener Science and Alumni Buildings (1933 and 1936) are named in honor of Harry Elkins Widener, class of 1903, who died on the Titanic. The Center For The Arts (1989) hosts
Erected 2002 by The Hill School and Pottstown 250th Anniversary Committee.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Education • Entertainment • War, World I. A significant historical year for this entry is 1851.
Location. 40° 14.644′ N, 75° 37.943′ W. Marker is in Pottstown, Pennsylvania, in Montgomery County. Marker is on High Street, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 717 E High Street, Pottstown PA 19464, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Annie Wittenmyer (approx. ¼ mile away); Pottstown Historical Society (approx. 0.4 miles away); Pottstown War Memorial (approx. half a mile away); The Grubb Mansion (approx. 0.6 miles away); G.A.R. Statue (approx. ¾ mile away); Bahr Arcade (approx. 0.8 miles away); Philadelphia Steam Engine Fire Co. #1 (approx. 0.9 miles away); The Potts Family Burial Ground (approx. 0.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Pottstown.
Credits. This page was last revised on December 9, 2019. It was originally submitted on October 14, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 822 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on October 14, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.