Center City East in Philadelphia in Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Robert Aitken (1734-1802)
Erected 2012 by Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Government & Politics • Industry & Commerce • War, US Revolutionary. In addition, it is included in the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1782.
Location. 39° 56.979′ N, 75° 8.555′ W. Marker is in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in Philadelphia County. It is in Center City East. Marker is on Market Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 11 Market 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 markerLondon Coffee House (within shouting distance of this marker); Tamanend (within shouting distance of this marker); Philip Syng, Jr. (within shouting distance of this marker); A National Historic Site in Journalism (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Benjamin Franklin (about 300 feet away); Christ Church (about 500 feet away); Resting Place of Seven Signers of the Declaration of Independence (about 500 feet away); James Wilson (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Philadelphia.
Credits. This page was last revised on February 2, 2023. It was originally submitted on May 18, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 427 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on May 18, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.