Lattimer in Luzerne County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1997 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Labor Unions. In addition, it is included in the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission series list. A significant historical month for this entry is September 1781.
Location. 40° 59.483′ N, 75° 58.059′ W. Marker is in Lattimer, Pennsylvania, in Luzerne County. Marker is at the intersection of Quality Road and Lattimer Road (Pennsylvania Route 3028) on Quality Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Lattimer Mines PA 18234, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. A different marker also named Lattimer Massacre (a few steps from this marker); Honor Roll of St. Joseph’s Parish (approx. 2 miles away); St. Joseph's Church (approx. 2 miles away); Deputy Sheriff Eugene Boyarski Memorial (approx. 2.1 miles away); Veterans Memorial (approx. 2.1 miles away); SFC. George J. Kendra (approx. 2.1 miles away); Hometown Heroes WWII (approx. 2.1 miles away); Hazleton High School Veteran Classmates (approx. 2.2 miles away).
Also see . . . Lattimer Massacre - Behind the Marker. ExplorePAHistory.com (Submitted on July 20, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on July 2, 2011, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia. This page has been viewed 941 times since then and 46 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on July 5, 2011, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia. 2. submitted on August 15, 2015, by Carolyn Martienssen of West Hazleton, Pennsylvania. 3. submitted on July 5, 2011, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.