Jim Thorpe in Carbon County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Molly Maguire Executions
Erected 2006 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission marker series.
Location. 40° 51.821′ N, 75° 44.8′ W. Marker is in Jim Thorpe, Pennsylvania, in Carbon County. Marker is at the intersection of West Broadway and High Street, on the right when traveling west on West Broadway. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Jim Thorpe PA 18229, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. This House (1844 A.D.) (about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); National War Savings Campaign of 1918 From Mountain to Market (approx. half a mile away); Anthracite (approx. half a mile away); Carbon County (approx. half a mile away); The Soldiers and Sailors Monument (approx. half a mile away); The Self Made Man (approx. half a mile away); Mauch Chunk Railroad Station (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Jim Thorpe.
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Also see . . .
1. eHistory at OSU | Multimedia Histories: The overthrow of the Molly Maguires. (Submitted on September 8, 2013, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.)
2. Marker Quest - Molly Maguire Executions. Further information and photographs relating to the Molly Maguires and their executions. (Submitted on August 28, 2019, by Laura Klotz of Northampton, Pennsylvania.)
Topics. This marker is included in these topic lists: Government & Politics • Industry & Commerce • Labor Unions
Credits. This page was last revised on August 31, 2019. This page originally submitted on June 22, 2010, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia. This page has been viewed 2,256 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on June 22, 2010, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.