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

James Wilson

 
 
James Wilson Marker image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, April 2, 2010
1. James Wilson Marker
Inscription. Early Carlisle lawyer, and representative to Continental Congress, occupied house that stood on this site. He was a signed of the Declaration of Independence, and one of the framers of the Constitution of U.S.
 
Erected by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Signers of the Declaration of Independence marker series.
 
Location. 40° 12.098′ N, 77° 11.502′ W. Marker is in Carlisle, Pennsylvania, in Cumberland County. Marker is at the intersection of W. High Street and Pitt 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 High Street Train Stations (a few steps from this marker); Cumberland County Historical Society & Hamilton Library Association (within shouting distance of this marker); Centenary Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Thomas Butler (within shouting distance of this marker); Carlisle's 250th Anniversary Mural (within shouting distance of this marker); Prelude to Gettysburg
James Wilson Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 7, 2010
2. James Wilson Marker
(within shouting distance of this marker); The Carlisle Theatre (within shouting distance of this marker); Carlisle Fort (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Carlisle.
 
Also see . . .  James Wilson - U.S. History.org. (Submitted on May 2, 2010, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
 
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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 706 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on May 2, 2010, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.   2. submitted on August 21, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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