Harrisburg in Dauphin County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Union Trust Building
"Harrisburg's First Sky-Scraper" is boldly printed on the sign showing the Union Trust Building under construction in the fall of 1905.
Circa 1910 postcard view of the Union Trust Building which rises above its neighbors.
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
Location. 40° 15.601′ N, 76° 52.957′ W. Marker is in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, in Dauphin County. Marker is on N. 2nd Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Near Strawberry Alley. 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. Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King City Government Center (here, next to this marker); Eagle Hotel and Bolton Hotel (within shouting distance of this marker); Market Square During The Civil War (within shouting distance of this marker); Harrisburg (within shouting distance of this marker); Market Square (within shouting distance of this marker); Prelude To Gettysburg (within shouting distance of this marker); George J. Heisely Residence and the National Anthem (was about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line but has been reported missing. ); Hilton Harrisburg and Towers (about 300 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 25, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,169 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on March 25, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.