Philadelphia in Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
1706 - 1790
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial Era • Education. A significant historical year for this entry is 1930.
Location. 39° 57.137′ N, 75° 8.815′ W. Marker is in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in Philadelphia County. Marker is at the intersection of 4th Street and Arch Street, on the right when traveling south on 4th Street. Marker is on the side wall of the Holiday Inn. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: 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. Philadelphia Conference (within shouting distance of this marker); Keys To Community (within shouting distance of this marker); Benjamin Rush, M.D. (within shouting distance of this marker); Arch Street Friends National Funeral For President Washington (within shouting distance of this marker); The First Society of Unitarian Christians in Philadelphia (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Friends Meeting (about 300 feet away); Arch Street Meeting House (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Philadelphia.
Also see . . . Benjamin Franklin at FindAGrave.com. (Submitted on July 21, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
Credits. This page was last revised on July 6, 2021. It was originally submitted on July 19, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,159 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on July 19, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. 2, 3. submitted on July 27, 2017, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.