Harrisburg in Dauphin County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1947 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & Commerce • Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1812.
Location. 40° 18.058′ N, 76° 54.206′ W. Marker is in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, in Dauphin County. Marker is at the intersection of N. Front Street and Vaughan Street on N. Front Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Harrisburg PA 17102, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Old Harrisburg Academy / Dixon University Center (approx. half a mile away); Former William Penn High School (approx. 0.6 miles away); Dauphin County Civil War Memorial (approx. 0.7 miles away); Zembo Shrine Temple Italian Lake (approx. 0.7 miles away); Wildwood Park (approx. one mile away); Camp Curtin Fire Company No. 13 (approx. 1.1 miles away); Wildwood Lake Sanctuary (approx. 1.1 miles 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 April 14, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,494 times since then and 40 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on April 14, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.