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New Century Guild

 
 
New Century Guild Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, April 15, 2015
1. New Century Guild Marker
Inscription. Founded 1882 by Eliza S. Turner. One of the oldest and largest organizations created to advance the interests of women in the labor force. Originally located on Girard St., the Guild moved to Arch St. in 1893 and to this location in 1906.
 
Erected 1997 by Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission.
 
Location. 39° 56.875′ N, 75° 9.76′ W. Marker is in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in Philadelphia County. Marker is on Locust Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1307 Locust Street, Philadelphia PA 19107, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Historical Society of Pennsylvania (a few steps from this marker); Philadelphia Sketch Club (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); William Still (about 600 feet away); Meta V.W. Fuller (about 600 feet away); Union League of Philadelphia (approx. 0.2 miles away); Artillery Corps Washington Grays (approx. 0.2 miles away); Oldest Photograph (approx. 0.2 miles away); Giovanni's Room (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Philadelphia.
 
Categories. Labor Unions
 
New Century Guild image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, April 15, 2015
2. New Century Guild
New Century Guild image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, September 2014
3. New Century Guild
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 17, 2017. This page originally submitted on April 21, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 253 times since then and 43 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on April 21, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234.   3. submitted on August 1, 2017, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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