Harrisburg in Dauphin County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
John Harris’ Gift
Erected 1953 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
Location. 40° 15.713′ N, 76° 52.929′ W. Marker is in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, in Dauphin County. Marker is on Third Street, on the right. Touch for map. Marker is just north of Walnut Street on the Capitol lawn. 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. Federal Square (a few steps from this marker); Capitol Park (a few steps from this marker); Strawberry Square Phase I (within shouting distance of this marker); Grand Opera House (within shouting distance of this marker); Mexican War Monument (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); 104th Cavalry (about 300 feet away); Old Dauphin County Courthouses (about 300 feet away); Old Dauphin County Prison (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Harrisburg.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 28, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,184 times since then and 36 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on March 28, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.