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St. Marys in Elk County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

St. Marys

 
 
St. Marys Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, May 30, 2011
1. St. Marys Marker
Inscription.  Founded, 1842, as Marienstadt, by the German-American Catholic Brotherhood, St. Marys was a haven from persecution. It was aided by the Roman Catholic Church, Baltimore merchants, and Ludwig I, King of Bavaria.
 
Erected by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission marker series.
 
Location. 41° 25.681′ N, 78° 33.654′ W. Marker is in St. Marys, Pennsylvania, in Elk County. Marker is at the intersection of Erie Avenue (Pennsylvania Route 120) and Michael Street, on the right when traveling south on Erie Avenue. Located at the veteran's memorial park in downtown St. Marys. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Saint Marys PA 15857, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 3 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Decker's Chapel (approx. 1.9 miles away); First State Game Lands (approx. 7.7 miles away); Elk County (approx. 8.8 miles away).
 
Also see . . .  Welcome to the City of St. Marys
St. Marys Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, May 30, 2011
2. St. Marys Marker
. (Submitted on May 31, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
 
Topics. This marker is included in this topic list: Settlements & Settlers
 
St. Marys Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, May 30, 2011
3. St. Marys Veterans Memorial
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 31, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 377 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on May 31, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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