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Kutztown in Berks County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Town Crier's House

Built in 1804

 

—by Valentine Stoll —

 
Town Crier's House Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 3, 2017
1. Town Crier's House Marker
Inscription.

A Georgian Townhouse Built on inlot 27 & 28 of George Kutz's
1779 Town Plan. The Residence of Conrad Cupp in 1810
Town Crier in 1817 and Clerk of the Village Market.

Dedicated to the Memory of
Dr. Alfred L. Shoemaker
Founder of the Kutztown Folk Festival and the
American Folklife Studies Movement of the United States


 
Location. 40° 30.871′ N, 75° 46.782′ W. Marker is in Kutztown, Pennsylvania, in Berks County. Marker is on Main Street west of Foundry Alley, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 360 West Main Street, Kutztown PA 19530, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Outdoor Bake Oven (approx. 0.3 miles away); Wheelbarrow Matches (approx. 0.3 miles away); Quilting Lore (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Conestoga Wagon (approx. 0.3 miles away); Funeral Feasts (approx. 0.3 miles away); Dutch Folksong Tradition (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Bush Meeting (approx. 0.3 miles away); Thanksgiving & Harvest Home (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Kutztown.
 
Also see . . .
1. Kutztown Area Historical Society. (Submitted on July 11, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
Town Crier's House and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 3, 2017
2. Town Crier's House and Marker

2. Kutztown Folk Festival. (Submitted on July 11, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 11, 2017. This page originally submitted on July 11, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 40 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 11, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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