Cheltenham Township in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Camp William Penn
Erected 1999 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: African Americans • War, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission series list. A significant historical date for this entry is June 26, 1863.
Location. 40° 3.982′ N, 75° 8.543′ W. Marker is in Cheltenham Township, Pennsylvania, in Montgomery County. Marker is on Sycamore Avenue south of Willow Avenue, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 7322 Sycamore Ave, Elkins Park PA 19027, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A different marker also named Camp William Penn (about 300 feet Village of La Mott (about 600 feet away); Lucretia C. Mott (approx. 0.4 miles away); St. Paul's Episcopal Church (approx. 0.6 miles away); Address by President Lincoln (approx. 0.8 miles away); In The Battle of Germantown (approx. 0.8 miles away); A National Cemetery System (approx. 0.8 miles away); Mexican-American War Monument (approx. 0.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cheltenham Township.
Credits. This page was last revised on January 4, 2021. It was originally submitted on July 2, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 297 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on July 2, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.