Harrisburg in Dauphin County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
William Maclay Mansion
1900 view of the William Maclay Mansion (right) and the Harrisburg Academy (left).
1900 close-up view of the William Maclay mansion before alterations and additions.
Erected by The Harrisburg History Project Commissioned by Mayor Stephen R. Reed.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Pennsylvania, The Harrisburg History Project marker series.
Location. 40° 15.726′ N, 76° 53.295′ W. Marker is in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, in Dauphin County. Marker is at the intersection of N. Front Street and Academy Street, on the right when traveling south on N. Front Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Harrisburg PA 17101, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. J. Donald Cameron Mansion (here, next to this marker); J. Donald Cameron (a few steps from this marker); William Maclay (within shouting distance of this marker); The John Crain Kunkel and Katherine Smoot Kunkel Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); St. Michaelís Lutheran Church Parish Church of St. Lawrence (Former) (within shouting distance of this marker); Genevieve Blatt (1913 - 1996) (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Civic Club of Harrisburg (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Harrisburg.
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. William Maclay
Categories. • Government • Notable Buildings • Notable Persons •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 16, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 2,113 times since then and 72 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on March 16, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. 4, 5. submitted on April 18, 2010, by John K. Robinson of Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.