Philadelphia in Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Has been designated a Registered National Historic Landmark under the provisions of the Historic Sites Act of August 21, 1935. This site possesses exceptional value in commemorating or illustrating the history of the United States.
Erected 1968 by US Department of the Interior, National Park Service.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial Era • Patriots & Patriotism. In addition, it is included in the National Historic Landmarks series list.
Location. 39° 56.833′ N, 75° 9.26′ W. Marker is in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in Philadelphia County. Marker is on S. 8th Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 225 S8th Street, Philadelphia PA 19106, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. First Republican National Convention (within shouting distance of this marker); The Ayer Building (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Freedom is a Light (about 500 feet away); Walnut Street Theatre (about 500 feet away); Pennsylvania Bible SocietyWills Eye Hospital (about 500 feet away); The First Bible in English (about 500 feet away); Nicholas Biddle (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Philadelphia.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on November 27, 2014, by Nate Davidson of Salisbury, Maryland. This page has been viewed 294 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on November 27, 2014, by Nate Davidson of Salisbury, Maryland. 4. submitted on November 29, 2014. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.