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Mansfield in Tioga County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Mansfield Soldiers Orphan School

 
 
Mansfield Soldiers Orphan School Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, November 27, 2008
1. Mansfield Soldiers Orphan School Marker
Inscription.
In memory of
Professor F.A. Allen
erected by
former pupils of the
Mansfield Soldiers
Orphan School
His words of wisdom and tender
admonition have provided a guide
and inspiration
This tablet marks the site
of the school, 1867-1889

 
Location. 41° 48.427′ N, 77° 4.695′ W. Marker is in Mansfield, Pennsylvania, in Tioga County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street (Business U.S. 15) and Wellsboro Street (U.S. 6), on the right when traveling south on Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Mansfield PA 16933, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. World War I Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Rural Electrification (within shouting distance of this marker); Corning & Blossburg Railroad (about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); World War Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); a different marker also named Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); Camp of the Pioneers (approx. 1.8 miles away); Williamson Road (approx. 1.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Mansfield.
 
Also see . . .  The Soldier's Orphan School of Mansfield
Mansfield Soldiers Orphan School Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, November 27, 2008
2. Mansfield Soldiers Orphan School Marker
. Site detailing the story of the school. (Submitted on December 8, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.) 
 
Categories. Education
 
 
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 795 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 8, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.
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