Philadelphia in Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Washington Avenue Immigration Station
Erected 1994 by Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission.
Location. 39° 55.986′ N, 75° 8.598′ W. Marker is in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in Philadelphia County. Marker is at the intersection of Christopher Columbus Blvd. and Washington Avenue on Christopher Columbus Blvd.. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Philadelphia PA 19147, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Grand Battery (within shouting distance of this marker); Catherine Hanson (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Gloria Dei Church (about 500 feet away); a different marker also named "Gloria Dei" Church (about 500 feet away); Old Swedes' Church (about 600 feet away); Shot Tower (approx. 0.2 miles away); Mount Moriah Temple Baptist Church (approx. half a mile away); Stephen Decatur (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Philadelphia.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 18, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 206 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on March 18, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.