Pottsville in Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1982 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
Location. 40° 40.948′ N, 76° 11.937′ W. Marker is in Pottsville, Pennsylvania, in Schuylkill County. Marker is on Mahantongo Street west of South 6th Street. Touch for map. The marker stands in front of the John O'Hara House. Marker is at or near this postal address: 606 Mahantongo Street, Pottsville PA 17901, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Yuengling -America's Oldest Brewery (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Burd Patterson (about 500 feet away); Pottsville Maroons (approx. 0.3 miles away); Schuylkill County (approx. 0.4 miles away); Molly Maguire Executions (approx. 0.4 miles away); Firth Dock (1828-1871) (approx. 1.6 miles away); Schuylkill Canal (approx. 1.9 miles away); Veterans of Port Carbon (approx. 1.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Pottsville.
Also see . . .
1. The Atlantic: Revisiting Gibbsville -- a look at the writing and career of John O'Hara. His undisguised longing for acclaim still keeps John O'Hara from being the favorite son of the place he defined. (Submitted on September 5, 2013, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.)
2. John O'Hara House - National Register of Historic Places Nomination Form. (Submitted on September 5, 2013, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.)
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