Altoona in Blair County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1947 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Pennsylvania Railroad marker series.
Location. 40° 28.812′ N, 78° 24.283′ W. Marker is in Altoona, Pennsylvania, in Blair County. Marker is on Logan Boulevard 0.2 miles north of Park Road (U.S. 220), on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Located in the median on Logan Boulevard. Marker is in this post office area: Altoona PA 16602, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Baker Mansion (approx. half a mile away); a different marker also named Baker Mansion (approx. 0.7 miles away); Alleghany Furnace (approx. 0.8 miles away); Leap-The-Dips Roller Coaster (approx. 0.9 miles away); Endress War Memorial (approx. one mile away); Blair County Memorial Highway (approx. 1.1 miles away); Blair County War Mothers Memorial Altoona Area High School Mountain Lion (approx. 2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Altoona.
Also see . . .
1. City of Altoona, Pennsylvania. Official Website (Submitted on February 7, 2012, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
2. Altoona - Behind the Marker. ExplorePAHistory.com (Submitted on February 7, 2012, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 7, 2012, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 407 times since then and 44 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on February 7, 2012, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.