Wexford in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Shalom Research Farms, part of which is now the Pine Community Park, raised animals in the Salk polio vaccine research program.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Science & Medicine.
Location. 40° 37.077′ N, 80° 3.352′ W. Marker is in Wexford, Pennsylvania, in Allegheny County. Marker is at the intersection of Perry Highway (U.S. 19) and Maple Drive, on the right when traveling south on Perry Highway. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Wexford PA 15090, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Herb Scott (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Kuskusky Path (approx. 1.7 miles away); Trinity German Evangelical Lutheran Church (approx. 1.7 miles away); Borough of Bradford Woods (approx. 1.9 miles away); Stone Mansion (approx. 2.6 miles away); a different marker also named Stone Mansion (approx. 2.6 miles away); E.V. Babcock-The Father of Allegheny County Parks / Creation - Ecology - Culture (approx. 2.7 miles away); Elias Fry Barn (approx. 4.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wexford.
Also see . . .
1. Jonas Salk biography. (Submitted on May 26, 2014, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
2. Jonas Salk at FindAGrave.com. (Submitted on May 26, 2014, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on May 26, 2014, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 812 times since then and 302 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on May 26, 2014, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.