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Joseph Bonaparte

(1768-1844)

 
 
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By Carolyn Martienssen, June 27, 2015
1. Joseph Bonaparte Marker
Inscription. The elder brother of Napoleon and deposed king of Naples & Spain lived here, 1815-1816. The house was built about 1813. During Joseph's occupancy here, this was a gathering place for Bonapartist refugees & other French nationals.
 
Erected 2000 by Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission.
 
Location. 39° 56.78′ N, 75° 9.368′ W. Marker is in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in Philadelphia County. Marker is on South 9th Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 280 South 9th Street, Philadelphia PA 19107, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Mikveh Israel Cemetery (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Mikveh Israel Cemetery (within shouting distance of this marker); First Republican National Convention (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Reynolds-Morris House (about 600 feet away); Wills Eye Hospital (about 700 feet away); Walnut Street Theatre (about 700 feet away); McClellan House (about 700 feet away); Pennsylvania Hospital (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Philadelphia.
 
Categories. Notable Persons
 
Joseph Bonaparte Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, March 23, 2015
2. Joseph Bonaparte Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 27, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 184 times since then and 30 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on August 16, 2015, by Carolyn Martienssen of West Hazleton, Pennsylvania.   2. submitted on March 27, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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