Altoona in Blair County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Railroad Shopmen's Strike of 1922
Erected 2010 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
Location. 40° 32.131′ N, 78° 24.246′ W. Marker is in Altoona, Pennsylvania, in Blair County. Marker is at the intersection of Juniata Gap Road and East Wopsononock Avenue, on the right when traveling north on Juniata Gap Road. Touch for map. Located at the Blair-Bedford Central Labor Council. Marker is at or near this postal address: 302 Wopsononock Avenue, Altoona, PA 16601, Altoona PA 16601, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Soldiers' and Sailors' Monument (approx. 0.9 miles away); Isaac Charles Mishler (approx. 1.3 miles away); Memorial Projectile (approx. 1.4 miles away); Logan House (approx. 1.4 miles away); The Altoona Works (approx. 1.5 miles away); PRR Class D78F Dining Car No. 4468 PRR Class N5 Cabin Car (or Caboose) No. 477577 (approx. 1.5 miles away); PRR Class X29L Steel Boxcar No. 2136 (approx. 1.5 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Altoona.
Categories. • Industry & Commerce • Labor Unions • Railroads & Streetcars •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 21, 2012, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 584 times since then and 50 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on February 21, 2012, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.