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Doylestown in Bucks County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

W. W. H. Davis

(1820-1910)

 
 
W. W. H. Davis Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 2, 2009
1. W. W. H. Davis Marker
Inscription. Statesman, historian, author, lawyer, soldier, he wrote 10 books, rose to Civil War general, was acting governor of the Territory of New Mexico, and founded the Bucks Historical Society (1880). He lived here for 51 years.
 
Erected 2001 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
 
Location. Marker is missing. It was located near 40° 18.715′ N, 75° 7.77′ W. Marker was in Doylestown, Pennsylvania, in Bucks County. Marker was on Court Street, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is across street from the county courthouse. Marker was at or near this postal address: 62 East Court Street, Doylestown PA 18901, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this location. Bucks County (a few steps from this marker); Doylestown High School (within shouting distance of this marker); James A. Michener (within shouting distance of this marker); Bucks County Korean War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Bucks County Persian Gulf War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Bucks County World War II Memorial
W. W. H. Davis Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 2, 2009
2. W. W. H. Davis Marker
(within shouting distance of this marker); Bucks County Vietnam War Memorial (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); 104th Pennsylvania Infantry Regiment (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Doylestown.
 
Also see . . .
1. 104th Pennsylvania Infantry. Service record of the regiment. (Submitted on August 11, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.) 

2. Civil War Museum of Doylestown - WWH Davis Page. (Submitted on May 12, 2016, by Keith S Smith of West Chester, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Charity & Public WorkEducationGovernmentWar, US Civil
 
William Watts Hart Davis image. Click for full size.
By Public Domain
3. William Watts Hart Davis
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 9, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 1,287 times since then and 58 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 9, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.   3. submitted on May 12, 2016, by Keith S Smith of West Chester, Pennsylvania. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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