Erie in Erie County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1941 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
Location. 42° 8.225′ N, 80° 5.227′ W. Marker is in Erie, Pennsylvania, in Erie County. Marker can be reached from Front Street. Touch for map. Located behind the Erie Maritime Museum. Marker is at or near this postal address: 150 E Front St, Erie PA 16507, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. African American Sailors in the Battle of Lake Erie (here, next to this marker); Making of the Flag "Don't Give Up The Ship" (here, next to this marker); USS Michigan Anchor (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Paul Allman Siple (about 300 feet away); Erie 9-11 Memorial (about 400 feet away); Hero of Gettysburg (about 400 feet away); Freshwater Fishing Capital (approx. 0.2 miles away); Captain Daniel Dobbins (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Erie.
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. To better understand the relationship, study each marker in the order shown.
Also see . . .
1. Erie Maritime Museum (Submitted on July 24, 2009, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland.)
2. Wikipedia Entry for the US Brig Niagara (museum ship). (Submitted on July 24, 2009, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland.)
3. Wikipedia entry for Commodore Oliver Hazard Perry. (Submitted on July 27, 2009, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland.)
Categories. • War of 1812 • Waterways & Vessels •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 24, 2009, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,085 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 24, 2009, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia. 3, 4. submitted on July 24, 2009, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. 5. submitted on April 15, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. 6. submitted on October 9, 2012, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. 7. submitted on October 11, 2012. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.