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James Hale Steinman, A.B., LL. B., LL.D.

 
 
James Hale Steinman, A.B., LL. B., LL.D. Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Pfingsten, February 2, 2008
1. James Hale Steinman, A.B., LL. B., LL.D. Marker
Inscription. October 22, 1886 - December 31, 1962
Graduate of the Yeates School, The Hotchkiss School, Yale University
University of Pennsylvania School of Law
President and publisher of Lancaster newspapers
Chairman of the board, Intelligencer Printing Company
Co-founder of WGAL, Inc., and WGAL Television, Inc.
Treasurer, American Newspaper Publishers Association
Director of printing and publishing division, War Production Board in World War II
Division Adjutant, 79th Pennsylvania Division American Expeditionary Force in World War
President, Lancaster County Community Chest
Founder and board member, Lancaster Boys' Club
Trustee, Franklin and Marshall College
Through the James Hale Steinman Foundation, benefactor of Franklin and Marshall College
The Heritage Center of Lancaster County, Lancaster Boys Club
Lancaster County Association for the Blind
Lancaster General Hospital, Fulton Opera House Foundation
 
Location. 40° 2.236′ N, 76° 18.394′ W. Marker is in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, in Lancaster County. Marker can be reached from W. King Street, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at the rear of Steinman Park off W. King Street between Prince and Queen. Marker is in this post office area: Lancaster PA 17603, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers.
Steinman Park image. Click for full size.
By William Pfingsten, February 2, 2008
2. Steinman Park
At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. John Frederick Steinman, Ph. B., LL. D. (here, next to this marker); Historic Site in Journalism (within shouting distance of this marker); Bailey's Printshop (within shouting distance of this marker); John F. Reynolds (within shouting distance of this marker); James Buchanan (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Soldiers and Sailors Monument (about 300 feet away); Old Courthouse (about 300 feet away); Old Center Square (Penn Square) (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lancaster.
 
Categories. 20th CenturyArts, Letters, MusicCharity & Public WorkCommunicationsIndustry & CommerceNotable Persons
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 4, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 2,244 times since then and 37 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on February 4, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.
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