Harrisburg in Dauphin County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
The Crowne Plaza
Moller's drug store just prior to demolition in 1948 at the site of the Crowne Plaza.
Artist's rendering of the Holiday Inn Town upon opening in 1965.
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° 15.525′ N, 76° 52.816′ W. Marker is in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, in Dauphin County. Marker is at the intersection of 2nd Street and Chestnut Street, on the left when traveling north on 2nd 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. The Peanut House (within shouting distance of this marker); Executive Mansion (within shouting distance of this marker); Abraham Lincoln (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Jones House (about 400 feet away); The Johnston Building & Menaker Building (about 400 feet away); Market Square Presbyterian Church (about 400 feet away); Old Salem Church (about 400 feet away); a different marker also named Old Salem Church (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Harrisburg.
Categories. • 20th Century • Industry & Commerce • Notable Buildings •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 24, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,239 times since then and 32 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on March 24, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.