Wilkes-Barre in Luzerne County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1949 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
Location. 41° 13.73′ N, 75° 52.396′ W. Marker is in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, in Luzerne County. Marker is at the intersection of Wilkes-Barre Township Boulevard (Business Pennsylvania Route 309) and East Northampton Street, on the right when traveling north on Wilkes-Barre Township Boulevard. Touch for map. The marker is located between Wilkes-Barre Township Boulevard and the northbound exit ramp for East Northampton Street. Marker is in this post office area: Wilkes Barre PA 18702, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Jesse Fell (approx. 1.1 miles away); William Camp Gildersleeve (approx. 1.2 miles away); Min L. Matheson (approx. 1.2 miles away); Daniel J. Flood (approx. 1.2 miles away); F.M. Kirby & Co. Store (approx. 1.2 miles away); Christopher Columbus William G. McGowan (approx. 1.3 miles away); 4th-5th-7th-8th Wards WWII Honor Roll (approx. 1.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wilkes-Barre.
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. To better understand the relationship, study the markers shown.
Also see . . . A history of Wilkes-Barré, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania. from its first beginnings to the present time, including chapters of newly-discovered early Wyoming Valley history, together with many biographical sketches and much genealogical material (1909) by Oscar Jewell Harvey and Ernest Gray Smith (Submitted on June 22, 2010, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.)
Categories. • Settlements & Settlers • War, US Revolutionary •
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