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Kingston in Luzerne County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Henry M. Hoyt

 
 
Henry M. Hoyt Marker image. Click for full size.
By PaulwC3, August 3, 2013
1. Henry M. Hoyt Marker
Inscription. Was born on this site in 1830. Governor of Pennsylvania, 1879-83; first to serve four years under the State Constitution of 1873. Advocated correctional institutions for care of youthful offenders. Died in 1892.
 
Erected 1952 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
 
Location. 41° 16.359′ N, 75° 53.131′ W. Marker is in Kingston, Pennsylvania, in Luzerne County. Marker is on Wyoming Avenue south of West Vaughn Sreet, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 714 Wyoming Avenue, Kingston PA 18704, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Forty Fort (approx. 1.1 miles away); Early Settlers and War Veterans Memorial (approx. 1.4 miles away); Wilkes-Barre (approx. 1.4 miles away); Connecticut Settlement (approx. 1.4 miles away); Luzerne County (approx. 1.5 miles away); U.S.S. Wilkes Barre (approx. 1.5 miles away); Rev. Joseph Murgas (approx. 1.5 miles away); Wyoming Division Canal (approx. 1.6 miles away).
 
Also see . . .
1. National Governors Association: Pennsylvania Governor Henry Martyn Hoyt. (Submitted on September 22, 2013, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.)
2. Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission: Governor Henry Martyn Hoyt
Wide view of the Henry M. Hoyt Marker image. Click for full size.
By PaulwC3, August 3, 2013
2. Wide view of the Henry M. Hoyt Marker
. (Submitted on September 22, 2013, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.)
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 22, 2013, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia. This page has been viewed 285 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on September 22, 2013, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.
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