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Harmony in Butler County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Harmony

 
 
Harmony Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, February 18, 2011
1. Harmony Marker
Inscription. First home of Harmony Society, founded 1804, by George Rapp and German followers. In 1814 moved to New Harmony, Indiana, and settled at Economy in present Ambridge, Beaver County, in 1825.
 
Erected 1947 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
 
Location. 40° 48.159′ N, 80° 7.669′ W. Marker is in Harmony, Pennsylvania, in Butler County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street and Mercer Street, on the right when traveling north on Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Harmony PA 16037, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Harmonist Cemetery (approx. 0.2 miles away); Harmony Mennonites (approx. half a mile away); Zelienople (approx. 0.6 miles away); Bassenheim Furnace (approx. 2.1 miles away); Benvenue Manor (approx. 2.2 miles away); Fombell House (approx. 3.8 miles away); George Washington (approx. 5 miles away); Major George Washington (approx. 5.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Harmony.
 
Also see . . .
1. Harmony Museum. (Submitted on February 18, 2011, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.)
2. Harmony, Pennsylvania (pdf file).
Harmony Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, February 18, 2011
2. Harmony Marker
National Register of Historic Places (Submitted on February 18, 2011, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.) 

3. Harmony - Behind the Marker. (Submitted on July 7, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Churches, Etc.Settlements & Settlers
 
Harmony Map image. Click for full size.
By Unknown, circa 1901
3. Harmony Map
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 18, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 422 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on February 18, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.   3. submitted on July 27, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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