Philadelphia in Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
The Home of John Penn
Erected 1932 by Pennsylvania Historical Commission and the Colonial Dames of America, Chapter II, Philadelphia.
Marker series. This marker is included in the National Society of Colonial Dames of America marker series.
Location. 39° 56.75′ N, 75° 8.805′ W. Marker is in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in Philadelphia County. Marker is on South 3rd Street north of Spruce Street, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 242 South 3rd Street, Philadelphia PA 19106, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Home of Juan de Miralles (here, next to this marker); The House of Samuel Powel (a few steps from this marker); “Common Sense” (within shouting distance of this marker); Caspar Wistar (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Old St. Joseph's (about 400 feet away); Old St. Mary's (about 400 feet away); Manuel Torres (about 400 feet away); “The Place You Tread is Holy Ground-” (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Philadelphia.
Categories. • Colonial Era •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 23, 2010, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. This page has been viewed 635 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on May 23, 2010, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio.