Harrisburg in Dauphin County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Saint Patrick's Cathedral
Present Saint Patrick's Cathedral in 1910.
Old Saint Patrick's Cathedral (right center) looking west toward the Obelisk in 1893.
Interior of the present Saint Patrick's Cathedral in 1914.
Erected by The Harrisburg History Project Commissioned by Mayor Stephen R. Reed.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Churches & Religion • Notable Buildings. In addition, it is included in the Pennsylvania, The Harrisburg History Project series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1907.
Location. 40° 15.807′ N, 76° 53.155′ W. Marker is in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, in Dauphin County. Marker is on State Street, 0.1 miles east of Second Street, on the right when traveling east. 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. Grace Methodist Church (a few steps from this marker); The Obelisk (within shouting distance of this marker); Grace United Methodist Church (within shouting distance of this marker); Public Sector Unionism (about Present State Capitol Building (about 300 feet away); Old Capitol Building (about 300 feet away); The Nature Conservancy (about 400 feet away); Hope Fire Station (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Harrisburg.
Credits. This page was last revised on December 20, 2019. It was originally submitted on March 29, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,489 times since then and 39 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on March 29, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. 3. submitted on December 20, 2019.