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Edinboro in Erie County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Edinboro State College

 
 
Edinboro State College Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, April 20, 2013
1. Edinboro State College Marker
Inscription. Founded in 1857, it was established in 1861 as a State Normal School, second oldest in the Commonwealth and first west of the mountains. It became a Teachers College in 1926 and a State College in 1960.
 
Erected 1968 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
 
Location. 41° 52.721′ N, 80° 6.962′ W. Marker is in Edinboro, Pennsylvania, in Erie County. Marker is at the intersection of Waterford Street (U.S. 6N) and South Perry Lane, on the right when traveling east on Waterford Street. Touch for map. Located at Edinboro University, near the soccer fields. Marker is in this post office area: Edinboro PA 16444, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Miracles On Maple Hill (approx. 1.3 miles away); Alliance College (approx. 6 miles away); Cambridge Springs (approx. 6 miles away); French Creek (approx. 6 miles away); Near This Site (approx. 8.1 miles away); Site of Fort Le Boeuf (approx. 8.1 miles away); Fort Le Boeuf (approx. 8.1 miles away); George Washington (approx. 8.1 miles away).
 
Also see . . .  Edinboro University of Pennsylvania. (Submitted on April 20, 2013, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
Edinboro State College Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, April 20, 2013
2. Edinboro State College Marker

 
Categories. Education
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 20, 2013, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 261 times since then and 30 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on April 20, 2013, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
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