Harrisburg in Dauphin County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Greetings to Future Harrisburgers
It is our fervent hope that you will bring them to light during 2060, prior to your bi-centennial celebration, sort them out and again inter some of them along with your own for evaluation by future generations.
May God guide your endeavors.
The Centennial Committee
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Arts, Letters, Music • Communications • Settlements & Settlers. A significant historical month for this entry is September 1960.
Location. 40° 15.59′ N, 76° 53.122′ W. Marker is in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, in Dauphin County. Marker is at the intersection of N. Front Street and Locust Street, on the right when traveling north on N. Front Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Harrisburg PA 17101, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Riverfront Recaptured (within shouting distance of this marker); The Calder / Olmsted / McCormick Mansion (within shouting The Episcopal Cathedral Church of St. Stephen & Cathedral House (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Marcus Reno Residence and Governors’ Home (about 300 feet away); Harrisburg Public Library Dauphin County Library System (about 300 feet away); James McCormick Mansion (about 300 feet away); Swenson Plaza Flood Memorial (about 300 feet away); The People’s Bridge (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Harrisburg.
Credits. This page was last revised on January 22, 2020. It was originally submitted on March 17, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,617 times since then and 36 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on March 17, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.