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Bellefonte Governors Memorial

 
 
Bellefonte Governors Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Marsha A. Matson, September 1, 2014
1. Bellefonte Governors Memorial Marker
Inscription.
To honor the seven governors who at one time lived, worked, and learned in Bellefonte.

William Bigler
1813-1880
Gov. Pennsylvania
1852-1854.

William F. Packer
1807-1870
Gov. Pennsylvania
1858-1860.

John Bigler
1805-1856
Gov. California
1852-1856

Robert J. Walker
1801-1869
Gov. Kansas
1857.
Andrew Gregg Curtin
1815-1895
Gov. Pennsylvania
1861-1866.

James A Beaver
1837-1914
Gov. Pennsylvania
1887-1890.

Daniel H. Hastings
1849-1903
Gov. Pennsylvania
1895-1898.


 
Erected 1995 by Bellefonte Area Jaycees.
 
Location. 40° 54.688′ N, 77° 46.868′ W. Marker is in Bellefonte, Pennsylvania, in Centre County. Marker is on W. High Street just west of S. Water Street. Touch for map. Marker is located in Tallyrand Park. Marker is in this post office area: Bellefonte PA 16823, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Lucinda Hall (within shouting distance of this marker); The Mills Brothers (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Anna Wagner Keichline
Bellefonte Governors Memorial Marker Side 2 image. Click for full size.
By Marsha A. Matson, September 1, 2014
2. Bellefonte Governors Memorial Marker Side 2
(about 700 feet away); Bellefonte (approx. 0.2 miles away); Andrew G. Curtin (approx. 0.2 miles away); Centre County (approx. 0.2 miles away); Centre County Courthouse (approx. 0.2 miles away); Pennsylvania Match Factory (approx. mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bellefonte.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 2, 2014, by Marsha A. Matson of Palmetto Bay, Florida. This page has been viewed 227 times since then and 28 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on September 2, 2014, by Marsha A. Matson of Palmetto Bay, Florida. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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