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Carlisle in Cumberland County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

George Washington

 
 
George Washington Marker image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, April 2, 2010
1. George Washington Marker
Inscription. Here George Washington reviewed militia from Pennsylvania and New Jersey, rendezvoused at Carlisle, October 1794, before marching to the western part of State to quell the Whiskey Rebellion
 
Erected by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Whiskey Rebellion marker series.
 
Location. 40° 12.112′ N, 77° 11.607′ W. Marker is in Carlisle, Pennsylvania, in Cumberland County. Marker is at the intersection of W. High Street and West Street on W. High Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Carlisle PA 17013, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The John Dickinson Campus of Dickinson College (within shouting distance of this marker); Dr. Benjamin Rush (within shouting distance of this marker); The Presidentís House (within shouting distance of this marker); Thomas Butler (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); West College: A National Historic Landmark (about 500 feet away); James Wilson (about 500 feet away); The High Street Train Stations
George Washington Marker image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, April 2, 2010
2. George Washington Marker
(about 500 feet away); Cumberland County Historical Society & Hamilton Library Association (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Carlisle.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 2, 2010, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 713 times since then and 41 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 2, 2010, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.
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