Shenandoah in Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
1902 Anthracite Coal Strike
Erected 2002 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & Commerce • Labor Unions. In addition, it is included in the Former U.S. Presidents: #26 Theodore Roosevelt, and the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission series lists. A significant historical month for this entry is May 1902.
Location. 40° 49.275′ N, 76° 11.75′ W. Marker is in Shenandoah, Pennsylvania, in Schuylkill County. Marker is at the intersection of East Centre Street and North Union Street, on the right when traveling east on East Centre Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Shenandoah PA 17976, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within The Dorsey Brothers (approx. 0.3 miles away); Little Lithuania, USA (approx. 0.3 miles away); Pennsylvania Anthracite Miners Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); Six ton piece of coal (approx. 0.4 miles away); St. Michael's Church (approx. half a mile away); Victor Schertzinger (approx. 2.8 miles away); Mahanoy Plane (approx. 3 miles away); Veterans Memorial (approx. 3.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Shenandoah.
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Credits. This page was last revised on July 31, 2020. It was originally submitted on August 6, 2013, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia. This page has been viewed 702 times since then and 30 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on August 6, 2013, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.