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Near Union City in Erie County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Ida M. Tarbell

 
 
Ida M. Tarbell Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, April 20, 2013
1. Ida M. Tarbell Marker
Inscription. Noted writer; biographer of Lincoln, historian of Standard Oil; born Nov. 5, 1857, in her grandfather's log home at Hatch Hollow, about two miles to east. She died Jan. 6, 1944, at Bridgeport, Connecticut.
 
Erected 1950 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
 
Location. Marker has been reported missing. It was located near 41° 57.857′ N, 79° 51.084′ W. Marker was near Union City, Pennsylvania, in Erie County. Marker was at the intersection of Smiley Hill Road (Pennsylvania Route 8) and Hatch Hollow Road, on the right when traveling north on Smiley Hill Road. Touch for map. Marker was in this post office area: Union City PA 16438, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this location, measured as the crow flies. Old State Line (approx. 3.2 miles away); Drake Well Park (approx. 5.2 miles away); Fort Le Boeuf (approx. 7 miles away); Fort Le Boeuf Memorial (approx. 7 miles away); Col. Strong Vincent (approx. 7 miles away); George Washington (approx. 7 miles away); a different marker also named Fort Le Boeuf (approx. 7 miles away); Site of Fort Le Boeuf (approx. 7 miles away).
 
More about this marker. The post and bottom piece of marker
Ida M. Tarbell Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, April 20, 2013
2. Ida M. Tarbell Marker
remain.
 
Also see . . .  Ida Tarbell at FindAGrave.com. (Submitted on April 23, 2013, 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 April 20, 2013, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 276 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on April 20, 2013, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
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