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Scranton in Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Robert Patrick Casey

(1932-2000)

 
 
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By PaulwC3, August 4, 2013
1. Robert Patrick Casey Marker
Inscription.  Pennsylvania public official and lifelong Scranton resident, Casey served as State Senator, 1962-66; First Vice President of Pa. Constitutional Convention, 1967-68; Auditor General, 1969-77; and Governor, 1987-95. As governor he pioneered the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP), a national model, and landmark environmental reforms such as the PENNVEST clean water program. He achieved national stature for his ardent pro-life stance.
 
Erected 2012 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
 
Location. 41° 25.976′ N, 75° 38.35′ W. Marker is in Scranton, Pennsylvania, in Lackawanna County. Marker is at the intersection of North Washington Avenue and Woodlawn Street, on the right when traveling south on North Washington Avenue. The marker is located in the median of Woodlawn Street at the intersection with North Washington Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Scranton PA 18509, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Rev. Jacob M. Koehler (approx. ¼ mile away); Colonel George Whitfield Scranton
Wide view of the Robert Patrick Casey Marker image. Click for full size.
By PaulwC3, August 4, 2013
2. Wide view of the Robert Patrick Casey Marker
(approx. 0.7 miles away); Reinterred Remains from St. John's Lutheran Cemetery (approx. 0.8 miles away); Lackawanna County Korean War Memorial (approx. 1.2 miles away); Veterans Memorial (approx. 1.2 miles away); World War I Memorial (approx. 1.2 miles away); Blessed Sacrament Parish (approx. 1.3 miles away); World Wars Memorial (approx. 1.3 miles away).
 
Also see . . .  National Governors Association: Pennsylvania Governor Robert P. Casey Sr. (Submitted on August 19, 2013, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.)
 
Categories. Notable Persons
 
Robert Patrick Casey image. Click for full size.
By Michael Casey, 1986
3. Robert Patrick Casey
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on January 23, 2018. This page originally submitted on August 19, 2013, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia. This page has been viewed 397 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 19, 2013, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.   3. submitted on January 23, 2018, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
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