Harrisburg in Dauphin County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Hope Fire Station
1914 view of the Hope Fire Station before the roof bell cupola was removed.
Erected by The Harrisburg History Project Commissioned by Mayor Stephen R. Reed.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Charity & Public Work. In addition, it is included in the Pennsylvania, The Harrisburg History Project series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1814.
Location. 40° 15.831′ N, 76° 53.274′ W. Marker is in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, in Dauphin County. Marker is on N. Second Street, on the right when traveling north. Between North and Liberty Streets. 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. The Harrisburg Cotton Factory and The Central YMCA (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Civic Club of Harrisburg (about 400 feet away); The Obelisk (about 500 feet away); Parish Church of St. Lawrence (Former) (about 500 feet away); St. Michael’s Lutheran Church (about 500 feet away); Genevieve Blatt (1913 - 1996) (about 500 feet away); Grace Methodist Church (about 600 feet away); The John Crain Kunkel and Katherine Smoot Kunkel Memorial (about 600 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 29, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,603 times since then and 99 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on March 29, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.