Mount Pleasant in Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Henry Clay Frick
Henry Clay Frick
1849 - 1919
Native of this District
Coal and Coke Magnate
and Philanthropist who
began his financial
career as a clerk in
a store located in this
building owned and
managed by his uncle
This tablet is erected in his honor
Erected 1930 by Mount Pleasant Rotary Club.
Location. 40° 9.051′ N, 79° 32.78′ W. Marker is in Mount Pleasant, Pennsylvania, in Westmoreland County. Marker is on West Main Street (Pennsylvania Route 31), on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 751-753 W. Main Street, Mount Pleasant PA 15666, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. First General Conference of the United Brethren in Christ (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); General Edward Braddock and His Army (approx. ¼ mile away); Mount Pleasant War Memorial (approx. ¼ mile away); John W. Geary (approx. 0.3 miles away); Braddock's Military Road 1755 Mount Pleasant Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); Morewood Massacre (approx. one mile away); Standard Shaft Mine and Coke Works (approx. 1.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Mount Pleasant.
Also see . . .
1. Henry Clay Frick. (Submitted on September 10, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Mount Pleasant Historic District. (Submitted on September 10, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
Categories. • Industry & Commerce • Notable Persons •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 10, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 882 times since then and 44 times this year. Last updated on March 17, 2014, by Jay Stern of Connellsville, Pennsylvania. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on September 10, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. 3. submitted on February 3, 2011. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.