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Lewis Miller 1796 - 1882

 
 
Lewis Miller 1796 - 1882 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, January 5, 2008
1. Lewis Miller 1796 - 1882 Marker
Inscription. A carpenter by trade, Lewis Miller was a self-taught artist whose whimsical sketches capture the character and spirit of York. Miller created several hundred watercolor images that depict extraordinary events and everyday life in York County.
Artists: Justine Landis
and daughter Mary L. Straup

 
Erected by York County Heritage Trust.
 
Location. 39° 57.746′ N, 76° 43.716′ W. Marker is in York, Pennsylvania, in York County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of W. Market Street and Cherry Lane, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: York PA 17403, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Cherry Lane (within shouting distance of this marker); Black Horse Tavern (within shouting distance of this marker); Colonel Thomas Hartley (within shouting distance of this marker); The Underground Railroad and Precursors to War (within shouting distance of this marker); York and York County World War II Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Globe Inn
Lewis Miller Watercolor image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, January 5, 2008
2. Lewis Miller Watercolor
(within shouting distance of this marker); Continental Treasury (within shouting distance of this marker); Articles of Confederation (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line). Touch for a list and map of all markers in York.
 
Also see . . .  Lewis Miller - Folk Artist. Wikipedia entry (Submitted on January 6, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.) 
 
Categories. Arts, Letters, MusicNotable Persons
 
Many watercolors are displayed as murals on Cherry Lane image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, January 5, 2008
3. Many watercolors are displayed as murals on Cherry Lane
Lewis Miller Watercolor image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, January 5, 2008
4. Lewis Miller Watercolor
Lewis Miller Watercolor image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, January 5, 2008
5. Lewis Miller Watercolor
Lewis Miller Watercolor image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, January 5, 2008
6. Lewis Miller Watercolor
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 6, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,230 times since then and 33 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on January 6, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.
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