Mansfield in Tioga County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1986 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
Location. 41° 48.468′ N, 77° 4.691′ W. Marker is in Mansfield, Pennsylvania, in Tioga County. Marker is on North Main Street (Business U.S. 15), on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Located in front of the Tri-County Rural Elective Cooperative building. Marker is at or near this postal address: 22 North Main Street, Mansfield PA 16933, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Mansfield Soldiers Orphan School (within shouting distance of this marker); Corning & Blossburg Railroad (approx. 0.2 miles away); Camp of the Pioneers (approx. 1.8 miles away); Williamson Road (approx. 1.8 miles away); Blossburg Veterans Memorial (approx. 8.9 miles away); Coal in Tioga County William B. Wilson (approx. 9.8 miles away); Coal Discovery (approx. 9.9 miles away but has been reported missing). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Mansfield.
Also see . . . And So We Are Getting "Electric". (PDF) The Steadman Manuscript. A rather quaint account of the arrival of electrical services in the rural areas of North-Central Pennsylvania. Many of the issues and problems discussed in the account seem trivial to us today. Yet some of the issues of public works projects are analogous to similar programs today. (Submitted on December 8, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 8, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 677 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on December 8, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.