Harrisburg in Dauphin County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Saint Patrick's Cathedral
Old Saint Patrick's Cathedral (right center) looking west toward the Obelisk in 1893.
Interior of the present Saint Patrick's Cathedral in 1914.
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° 15.807′ N, 76° 53.155′ W. Marker is in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, in Dauphin County. Marker is on State Street 0.1 miles east of Second Street, on the right when traveling east. 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. Grace Methodist Church (a few steps from this marker); The Obelisk (within shouting distance of this marker); Grace United Methodist Church (within shouting distance of this marker); Public Sector Unionism (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Present State Capitol Building (about 300 feet away); Old Capitol Building (about 300 feet away); Hope Fire Station (about 600 feet away); Pine Street Presbyterian Church (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Harrisburg.
Categories. • Churches, Etc. • Notable Buildings •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 29, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,304 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on March 29, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.