Harrisburg in Dauphin County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Eagle Hotel and Bolton Hotel
Late 1800's view after the Eagle was expanded, "Victorianized" in the Second Empire style and renamed the Bolton.
Erected by The Harrisburg History Project Commissioned by Mayor Stephen R. Reed.
Topics and series. This historical marker Industry & Commerce. In addition, it is included in the Pennsylvania, The Harrisburg History Project series list. A significant historical month for this entry is January 1812.
Location. 40° 15.614′ N, 76° 52.967′ W. Marker is in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, in Dauphin County. Marker is on Second Street, on the left when traveling north. Between Strawberry and Walnut 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. Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King City Government Center (within shouting distance of this marker); Union Trust Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Market Square During The Civil War (within shouting distance of this marker); The Vance C. McCormick Public Service Center (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Old Dauphin County Prison (about 300 feet away); Capital Of The Keystone State Preserved! (about 300 feet away); Market Square (about 300 feet away); Prelude To Gettysburg (about 300 feet away). 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 29, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 2,062 times since then and 148 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on March 29, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.