Philadelphia in Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
American Philosophical Society Hall
Under the provisions of the
Historic Sites Act of August 21, 1935
this site possesses exceptional value
in commemorating or illustrating
the history of the United States
U. S. Department of the Interior
National Park Service
Erected 1965 by National Park Service.
Marker series. This marker is included in the National Historic Landmarks marker series.
Location. 39° 56.918′ N, 75° 8.963′ W. Marker is in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in Philadelphia County. Marker is on 5th Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is located between Walnut Street and Chestnut Street. Marker is in this post office area: Philadelphia PA 19106, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. American Philosophical Society (here, next to this marker); Peale’s Mastodon, 2017 (a few steps from this marker); Library of the American Philosophical Society (within shouting distance of this marker); Gilbert Stuart House (within shouting distance of this The Signer (within shouting distance of this marker); Independence Square (within shouting distance of this marker); Independence Hall (within shouting distance of this marker); John F. Kennedy (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Philadelphia.
Categories. • Notable Buildings •
Credits. This page was last revised on July 26, 2017. This page originally submitted on July 26, 2017, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 58 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on July 26, 2017, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.