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Selinsgrove in Snyder County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Susquehanna University

 
 
Susquehanna University Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Crumlish, June 5, 2011
1. Susquehanna University Marker
Inscription. Founded 1858 by the Evangelical Lutheran Church as the Missionary Institute and Susquehanna Female College. The present corporate title was adopted in 1895.
 
Erected by Pennsylvania Museum and Historical Commission.
 
Location. 40° 47.967′ N, 76° 52.277′ W. Marker is in Selinsgrove, Pennsylvania, in Snyder County. Marker is on University Avenue west of Susquehanna University College Circle, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 514 University Avenue, Selinsgrove PA 17870, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Class of 1888 Graduation Tree Site (within shouting distance of this marker); Civil War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); 9/11 Memorial (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Christopher James Vialonga (about 400 feet away); Colleen Monica Supinski (about 400 feet away); Revolutionary War Memorial (about 700 feet away); Erected to the Memory of Simon Snyder (approx. 0.4 miles away); Simon Snyder (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Selinsgrove.
 
Also see . . .
1. Susquehanna University. Susquehanna University is
Wide view of the Susquehanna University Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Crumlish, June 5, 2011
2. Wide view of the Susquehanna University Marker
a selective college that prepares students for achievement, leadership and service.
(Submitted on June 8, 2011, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.) 

2. Susquehanna University - Behind the Marker. ExplorePAHistory.com (Submitted on July 20, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.) 
 
Categories. Education
 
The main entrance of Susquehanna University image. Click for full size.
By Paul Crumlish, June 5, 2011
3. The main entrance of Susquehanna University
Looking through the gateway toward Blough-Weis Library and the rest of the campus.
Selinsgrove Hall (1858) image. Click for full size.
By Paul Crumlish, June 5, 2011
4. Selinsgrove Hall (1858)
The university's first building, built largely through the generosity of the people of Selinsgrove, it is on the National Register of Historic Places
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 17, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 8, 2011, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia. This page has been viewed 548 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on June 8, 2011, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.
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