West Chester in Chester County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
(1818 - 1895)
Erected 2006 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
Location. 39° 57.141′ N, 75° 35.836′ W. Marker is in West Chester, Pennsylvania, in Chester County. Marker can be reached from South High Street, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is on the campus of West Chester University between the library and the Main Hall. Marker is in this post office area: West Chester PA 19382, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Old Main Arch Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Great Minquas Path (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Great Trail (approx. 0.3 miles away); Barnard Street Public School - Denney Tag Company (approx. half Samuel Barber (approx. half a mile away); Thomas S. Butler House (approx. 0.6 miles away); Star of the West, Tent No. Six (approx. 0.6 miles away); Turk’s Head Tavern (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in West Chester.
Also see . . .
1. Frederick Douglass at FindAGrave.com. (Submitted on July 14, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
2. Frederick Douglass ~ Wikipedia. (Submitted on February 1, 2016, by Keith S Smith of West Chester, Pennsylvania.)
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