Harrisburg in Dauphin County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Technical High School & Old City Hall
Pre-1904 view of the old Dewitt School, with Aberdeen Street at right, which
1923 view of the Technical High School with former buildings in foreground recently cleaned for the expansion of the Capitol Complex.
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° 15.805′ N, 76° 52.857′ W. Marker is in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, in Dauphin County. Marker is at the intersection of Walnut Street and Commonwealth Ave., on the left when traveling east on Walnut 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. Underground Railroad (a few steps from this marker); Trailblazers (a few steps from this marker); Leaders, Stewards and Advocates (a few steps from this marker); Original Capitol Complex (a few steps from this marker); a different marker also named Underground Railroad (within shouting distance of this marker); Walnut Place (within shouting distance of this marker); Pennsylvania Canal (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Mexican War Monument (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Harrisburg.
Categories. • 20th Century • Education • Government • Notable Buildings • Notable Persons •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 27, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,410 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on March 27, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.