Shenandoah in Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
The Dorsey Brothers
Erected 1991 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Arts, Letters, Music • Entertainment. In addition, it is included in the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1935.
Location. 40° 49.237′ N, 76° 12.067′ W. Marker is in Shenandoah, Pennsylvania, in Schuylkill County. Marker is at the intersection of North Main Street (Pennsylvania Route 924) and East Centre Street (Pennsylvania Route 54), on the right when traveling north on North Main Street. Marker is at West end of KNBT Bank parking lot. Touch for map. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Little Lithuania, USA (a few steps from this marker); St. Michael's Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); Pennsylvania Anthracite Miners Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Six ton piece of coal (approx. 0.2 miles away); 1902 Anthracite Coal Strike (approx. 0.3 miles away); Mahanoy Plane (approx. 2.8 miles away); Veterans Memorial (approx. 2.9 miles away); a different marker also named Veterans Memorial (approx. 2.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Shenandoah.
Also see . . .
1. The Dorsey Brothers - Behind the Marker. ExplorePAHistory.com (Submitted on July 20, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
2. Tommy Dorsey at FindAGrave.com. (Submitted on July 20, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
3. Jimmy Dorsey at FindAGrave.com. (Submitted on July 20, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
4. MarkerQuest - The Dorsey Brothers. Further information about the lives and careers of the Dorseys. (Submitted on July 16, 2020, by Laura Klotz of Northampton, Pennsylvania.)
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