York in York County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Capital of the Nation
Erected by Pennsylvania Society of the Colonial Dames of America.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Notable Events • War, US Revolutionary. In addition, it is included in the The Colonial Dames of America, National Society of series list.
Location. 39° 57.675′ N, 76° 43.903′ W. Marker is in York, Pennsylvania, in York County. Marker is at the intersection of W. Market Street and Pershing Ave., on the left when traveling east on W. Market Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: York PA 17403, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. York County (a few steps from this marker); In the Old Court House here at York (a few steps from this marker); Golden Plough Tavern (within shouting distance of this marker); Captain Michael Doudel's Company (within shouting distance of this marker); Gen. Horatio Gates (within shouting distance of this marker); General Marquis de Lafayette 1757 - 1834 (within shouting distance of this marker); The Four Chaplains (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); York County's 250th Anniversary (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in York.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on January 6, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 934 times since then and 5 times this year. Photo 1. submitted on January 6, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.