Marker Logo HMdb.org THE HISTORICAL
MARKER DATABASE
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Loretto in Cambria County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Charles M. Schwab

 
 
Charles M. Schwab Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, February 23, 2012
1. Charles M. Schwab Marker
Inscription.  The steel king, of whom Carnegie said he "knew more about steel than any man in the world," had his estate here. The grounds and buildings are owned by Saint Francis College.
 
Erected 1947 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: EducationIndustry & Commerce. In addition, it is included in the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission series list.
 
Location. 40° 30.516′ N, 78° 38.176′ W. Marker is in Loretto, Pennsylvania, in Cambria County. Marker is on St. Mary Street 0.1 miles south of Manor Drive, on the right when traveling north. Located on the campus of St. Francis University at the Franciscan TOR Mission Store. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 115 St Marys Street, Loretto, PA 15940, Loretto PA 15940, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Loretto (approx. 0.4 miles away); Rev Demetrius Augustine Gallitzin (approx. half a mile away); Demetrius Gallitzin (approx. half a mile away);
Charles M. Schwab Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, February 23, 2012
2. Charles M. Schwab Marker
Click or scan to see
this page online
Admiral Peary Park (approx. 3.8 miles away); Robert E. Peary (approx. 3.9 miles away); a different marker also named Loretto (approx. 3.9 miles away); This Tablet Marks the Site (approx. 4˝ miles away); Gallitzin Tunnels (approx. 4.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Loretto.
 
Also see . . .
1. Charles Michael Schwab at FindAGrave.com. (Submitted on February 23, 2012, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
2. St. Francis University. University website (Submitted on February 23, 2012, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.) 
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on February 23, 2012, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 567 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on February 23, 2012, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

Share This Page.  
Share on Tumblr
m=52908

Paid Advertisement
May. 14, 2021