Philadelphia in Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 2007 by Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: African Americans • Industry & Commerce. In addition, it is included in the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1956.
Location. 40° 3.377′ N, 75° 1.33′ W. Marker is in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in Philadelphia County. Marker is at the intersection of Holme Avenue and Longford Street on Holme Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Philadelphia PA 19136, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Thomas Holme (1624-1695) (about 300 feet away, measured Pennypack Creek Bridge (approx. 0.9 miles away); Pennepack Baptist Church (approx. 2.3 miles away); a different marker also named Pennepack Baptist Church (approx. 2.3 miles away); Benjamin Rush (approx. 2.4 miles away); Busleton Field (approx. 2.8 miles away); Burholme Memorial for Peace (approx. 2.9 miles away); Knowlton (approx. 3 miles 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 May 5, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 331 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 5, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.