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Declaration of Independence Signators

 
 
Declaration of Independence Signators Marker image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, September 2014
1. Declaration of Independence Signators Marker
Inscription.
To the memory of five of its members
James Wilson
Thomas McKean
George Ross
John Witherspoon
Philip Livingston
who signed the Declaration
of Independence in 1776
The St. Andrew’s Society
of Philadelphia
organized in 1747
dedicated this tablet
1926

 
Erected 1926 by The St. Andrew’s Society of Philadelphia.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Signers of the Declaration of Independence marker series.
 
Location. 39° 57.143′ N, 75° 9.816′ W. Marker is in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in Philadelphia County. Marker can be reached from Germantown Avenue. Touch for map. The marker is in the Central court of Philadelphia City Hall. Marker is in this post office area: Philadelphia PA 19107, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. William Penn’s Prayer for Philadelphia (here, next to this marker); The Great World War Memorial (here, next to this marker); Center Square (here, next to this marker); Philadelphia City Hall (here, next to this marker); a different marker also named Philadelphia City Hall (here, next to this marker); Mother Jones (within shouting distance of this marker); William Penn (within shouting distance of this marker); Brigadier General Smedley D. Butler (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Philadelphia.
 
More about this marker. The marker is one of many on or about Philadelphia City hall.
 
Categories. Colonial EraPoliticsWar, US Revolutionary
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 30, 2017. This page originally submitted on August 29, 2017, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. This page has been viewed 46 times since then. Photo   1. submitted on August 29, 2017, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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