Buffalo Township in Washington County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
William Holmes McGuffey
Erected 1998 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Education. In addition, it is included in the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission series list. A significant historical month for this entry is September 1836.
Location. 40° 8.384′ N, 80° 21.608′ W. Marker is in Buffalo Township, Pennsylvania, in Washington County. Marker is at the intersection of Route 40 (U.S. 40) and McGuffey Drive, on the right when traveling east on Route 40. Marker is at the entrance to McGuffey Middle and High School. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3 Spur Rd, Claysville PA 15323, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. “S” Bridge (approx. 0.6 miles away); Washington (approx. National Road (approx. 1.8 miles away); Wolff’s Fort (approx. 2.1 miles away); Veterans Memorial (approx. 2.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Buffalo Township.
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Also see . . .
1. McGuffey Readers Cover Images. (Submitted on December 11, 2006.)
2. McGuffey's Eclectic Readers, Primer Through the Sixth, Boxed Set. for sale at Amazon.com. Use "Search Inside" feature to check it out. (Submitted on December 11, 2006.)
3. William Holmes McGuffey at FindAGrave.com. (Submitted on July 13, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
4. William Holmes McGuffey - Behind the Marker. ExplorePAHistory.com (Submitted on July 13, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
Credits. This page was last revised on January 6, 2021. It was originally submitted on December 11, 2006, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. This page has been viewed 1,573 times since then and 30 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on December 11, 2006, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. 3. submitted on January 6, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.