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Smithfield Township in Huntingdon County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Martin G. Brumbaugh

 
 
Martin G. Brumbaugh Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., July 5, 2009
1. Martin G. Brumbaugh Marker
Inscription.  
World War I Governor from 1915-19, one of the most prominent educators of the State, was born a few miles SW, April 14, 1862. Buried in Valley View Cemetery in the same neighborhood. In 1895-1906; 1924-30, he was President Juniata College.

 
Erected 1948 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: EducationGovernment & PoliticsWar, World I. In addition, it is included in the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission series list. A significant historical month for this entry is April 1944.
 
Location. 40° 29.522′ N, 78° 2.405′ W. Marker is in Smithfield Township, Pennsylvania, in Huntingdon County. Marker is on William Penn Highway (U.S. 22) near Raystown Road (Pennsylvania Route 26), on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 8763 William Penn Highway, Huntingdon PA 16652, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Smithfield Township World War Memorial (approx. Ύ mile away); Rural Electrification (approx. 1.3 miles away); Founders Hall
Martin G. Brumbaugh Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., July 5, 2009
2. Martin G. Brumbaugh Marker
Looking east along US Hwy 22 toward junction with PA Route 26.
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(approx. 1.3 miles away); 719 Washington Street (approx. 1.3 miles away); April 9, 1896 (approx. 1.4 miles away); 701 Washington Street (approx. 1.4 miles away); 613 Washington Street (approx. 1.4 miles away); 211 6th Street (approx. 1½ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Smithfield Township.
 
Also see . . .
1. Martin Grove Brumbaugh. (Submitted on February 7, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Martin G. Brumbaugh. (Submitted on February 7, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. Juniata College Milestones. (Submitted on February 7, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on September 1, 2021. It was originally submitted on February 7, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 495 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on February 7, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.

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May. 28, 2022