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Morrisville in Bucks County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Summerseat

 
 
Summerseat Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, July 19, 2015
1. Summerseat Marker
Inscription.  Headquarters of General Washington December 8-14 1776, owned by Robert Morris 1791-1798, owned by George Clymer 1798-1805, he died in residence 1813. Both Robert Morris and George Clymer signed the Declaration of Independence and the Constitution of the United States
 
Erected 1976 by Bucks County Chapter NSDAR to honor our nation’s birthday.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Government & PoliticsWar, US Revolutionary. In addition, it is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution, and the Former U.S. Presidents: #01 George Washington series lists. A significant historical year for this entry is 1776.
 
Location. 40° 12.489′ N, 74° 46.796′ W. Marker is in Morrisville, Pennsylvania, in Bucks County. Marker is on Legion Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Morrisville PA 19067, 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 Summerseat (a few steps from this marker); World War I Memorial (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); USS Liberty Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away);
Summerseat Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, July 19, 2015
2. Summerseat Marker
The marker is on a pedestal placed to the right of the front door.
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Robert Morris (approx. ¼ mile away); Old Millstone (approx. 0.4 miles away); Robertson Art Tile Company (approx. 0.4 miles away); Pennsylvania (approx. half a mile away); Lincoln Highway Delaware River (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Morrisville.
 
Summerseat image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, July 19, 2015
3. Summerseat
Summerseat Marker image. Click for full size.
By Frankie, December 2, 2017
4. Summerseat Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on September 5, 2020. It was originally submitted on July 24, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 386 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on July 24, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland.   4. submitted on July 5, 2018. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.

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