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Monument to Scottish Immigrants

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—The St. Andrew's Society of Philadelphia (founded 1747) —

 
Monument to Scottish Immigrants Sculpture image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 22, 2017
1. Monument to Scottish Immigrants Sculpture
Inscription.

Scottish Immigrant Family Sculpture

Seal of the St. Andrew's Society

Bas relief of Scottish Immigrants and Tun Tavern

Bas relief of Signers of the Declaration of Independence

Terry Jones, Sculptor
His Grace, The Duke of Argyll, Patron

Dedicated October 8, 2011


 
Erected 2011 by The St. Andrew's Society of Philadelphia, and Concerned Citizens and Organizations.
 
Location. 39° 56.843′ N, 75° 8.533′ W. Marker is in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in Philadelphia County. Marker is on Front Street south of Ionic Street, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: I-95 Park (125-171 South Front Street), Philadelphia PA 19106, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. St. Andrew's Society of Philadelphia (here, next to this marker); a different marker also named Monument to Scottish Immigrants (here, next to this marker); Courage of the Scottish Immigrants (here, next to this marker); History of Scotland (a few steps from this marker); Pennsylvania Abolition Society (within shouting
Monument to Scottish Immigrants Sculpture image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 22, 2017
2. Monument to Scottish Immigrants Sculpture
distance of this marker); Tun Tavern (within shouting distance of this marker); The Irish Memorial / Leacht Cuimhneacháin na nGael (within shouting distance of this marker); An Gorta Mór - Ireland's Great Hunger (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Philadelphia.
 
Also see . . .
1. National Scottish Immigrants' Memorial Unveiled. (Submitted on March 27, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. National Monument to Scottish Immigrants. (Submitted on March 27, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. St. Andrew's Society of Philadelphia. (Submitted on March 27, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
4. St. Andrew's Society of Baltimore. (Submitted on March 27, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
5. St. Andrew's Society of the State of New York. (Submitted on March 27, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
6. St. Andrew's Society of Illinois (Chicago Scots). (Submitted on March 27, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Charity & Public WorkFraternal or Sororal OrganizationsPatriots & PatriotismSettlements & Settlers
 
Monument to Scottish Immigrants Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 22, 2017
3. Monument to Scottish Immigrants Marker
St. Andrew's Society of Philadelphia Seal on Monument to Scottish Immigrants image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 22, 2017
4. St. Andrew's Society of Philadelphia Seal on Monument to Scottish Immigrants
Tun Tavern Bas Relief on Monument to Scottish Immigrants image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 22, 2017
5. Tun Tavern Bas Relief on Monument to Scottish Immigrants
Declaration of Independence Bas Relief on Monument to Scottish Immigrants image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 22, 2017
6. Declaration of Independence Bas Relief on Monument to Scottish Immigrants
Monument to Scottish Immigrants image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 22, 2017
7. Monument to Scottish Immigrants
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on March 27, 2017. This page originally submitted on March 27, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 79 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on March 27, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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