Harrisburg in Dauphin County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Technical High School & Old City Hall
Pre-1904 view of the old Dewitt School, with Aberdeen Street at right, which was replaced by the Technical High School.
1923 view of the Technical High School with former buildings in foreground recently cleaned for the expansion of the Capitol Complex.
Erected by The Harrisburg History Project Commissioned by Mayor Stephen R. Reed.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Education. In addition, it is included in the Pennsylvania, The Harrisburg History Project series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1910.
Location. 40° 15.805′ N, 76° 52.857′ W. Marker is in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, in Dauphin County. Marker is at the intersection of Walnut Street and Commonwealth Ave., on the left when traveling east on Walnut 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. Underground Railroad (a few steps from this marker); Trailblazers (a few steps from this marker); Leaders, Stewards and Advocates (a few steps from this marker); Original Capitol Complex (a few steps from this marker); A Bench by the Road: Old Eighth Ward of HarrisburgUnderground Railroad (within shouting distance of this marker); Walnut Place (within shouting distance of this marker); Pennsylvania Canal (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Harrisburg.
Credits. This page was last revised on December 5, 2019. It was originally submitted on March 27, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,631 times since then and 90 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on March 27, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.