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Waynesboro in Franklin County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Cupola – Waynesboro’s Crown Jewel

 
 
Cupola – Waynesboro’s Crown Jewel Marker image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, May 12, 2017
1. Cupola – Waynesboro’s Crown Jewel Marker
Inscription. She inspired, she endured for 52 years, she symbolized the future of education in the Waynesboro area.
Waynesboro High School 1937-1954
Waynesboro Area Senior High School 1954-1962
East Junior High School 1962-1989

Superintendent – D.J. Keeler
Principals – Huber D. Strine, Paul E. Schull, Louis M. Barlup, Jr., Richard E. Mathias, William Hartman, Robert A. Mesaros, Larry D. Bricker

Over the 52 years 17,000 students and educators still have fond memories of the “Alma Mater”. This memorial was built from a state grant, a labor of love by senior citizens and the generosity of Waynesboro citizens.
 
Erected 2007.
 
Location. 39° 44.883′ N, 77° 34.133′ W. Marker is in Waynesboro, Pennsylvania, in Franklin County. Marker is on E 2nd Street, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Waynesboro PA 17268, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Nearby On This Tract of Land Called Mount Vernon (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); John Wallace, Jr. (approx. 0.2 miles away); Gettysburg Campaign (approx.
Marker location image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, May 12, 2017
2. Marker location
¼ mile away); Old Log Building (approx. 0.3 miles away); Dr. Henry Harbaugh (approx. 2.6 miles away); a different marker also named Dr. Henry Harbaugh (approx. 2.8 miles away); Snow Hill Cloister (approx. 2.9 miles away); Old Trolley Line (approx. 3.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Waynesboro.
 
Categories. Education
 
Cupola monument reverse view image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, May 12, 2017
3. Cupola monument reverse view
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 21, 2017. This page originally submitted on May 20, 2017, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. This page has been viewed 64 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on May 20, 2017, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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