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Near Douglassville in Berks County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Daniel Boone

1734 - 1820

 
 
Daniel Boone Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 4, 2009
1. Daniel Boone Marker
Inscription.
Famous pioneer and wilderness scout, who lived in this area his first 16 years. Born 3 miles northwest on site of Daniel Boone Homestead, State historical shrine.
 
Erected by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
 
Location. 40° 16.055′ N, 75° 45.664′ W. Marker is near Douglassville, Pennsylvania, in Berks County. Marker is on Benjamin Franklin Highway (U.S. 422) 0.2 miles east of Hillview Road, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Douglassville PA 19518, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. William Penn (approx. 1.1 miles away); James Warren (approx. 1.8 miles away); Anthony Sadowski (approx. 1.8 miles away); William Bird, Esq. (approx. 1.8 miles away); a different marker also named Anthony Sadowski (approx. 1.8 miles away); The Douglass Family (approx. 1.8 miles away); St. Gabriels (approx. 1.8 miles away); Swedish Pioneers (approx. 2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Douglassville.
 
Also see . . .
1. The Early Years of Daniel Boone. (Submitted on December 5, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Daniel Boone Homestead.
Daniel Boone Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 4, 2009
2. Daniel Boone Marker
(Submitted on December 5, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
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Daniel Boone Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 4, 2009
3. Daniel Boone Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 5, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 833 times since then and 34 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on December 5, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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