Harrisburg in Dauphin County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Historic Midtown Market District
N. Third Street in 1915 looking north with the Commercial Bank Building at left.
Top Right Photo
1915 postcard view looking south on N. Third Street with Broad Street Market at left.
Bottom Right Photo
Celebratory arches adorn the intersection of N. Third and Verbeke Streets during "Old Home Week" in 1905.
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° 16.18′ N, 76° 53.333′ W. Marker is in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, in Dauphin County. Marker is at the intersection of N. Third Street and Verbeke Street, on the right when traveling north on N. Third Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Harrisburg PA 17102, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Broad Street Market (within shouting distance of this marker); Engleton (approx. 0.2 miles away); J. Horace McFarland (approx. ¼ mile away); Firefighters' Memorial Monument (approx. ¼ mile away); “Never Again” (approx. ¼ mile away); Lest We Forget (approx. ¼ mile away); Sunken Gardens (approx. ¼ mile away); Paxtang Manor (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Harrisburg.
Categories. • Industry & Commerce • Notable Buildings •
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