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Philadelphia Knights of Pythias

 
 
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By Don Morfe, April 15, 2015
1. Philadelphia Knights of Pythias Marker
Inscription. Founded in 1907 by politician and civic leader, B.G. Collier, this order first met above a South Philadelphia barber shop. In 1913 the lodge moved to this site, erecting a new building here in 1923.
 
Erected 1992 by Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission.
 
Location. 39° 56.763′ N, 75° 10.399′ W. Marker is in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in Philadelphia County. Marker is at the intersection of South 19th Street and Addison Street on South 19th Street. Touch for map. Marker is located on the South East Corner. Marker is in this post office area: Philadelphia PA 19146, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. George Gordon Meade (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); John Page Nicholson (about 500 feet away); Citizens and Southern Bank (about 500 feet away); Dr. A.S.W. Rosenbach (about 700 feet away); 2012 Delancey Place (about 700 feet away); Edward Drinker Cope (approx. 0.2 miles away); Marian Anderson (approx. 0.2 miles away); Philadelphia Tribune (approx. mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Philadelphia.
 
Categories. Fraternal or Sororal Organizations
 
Philadelphia Knights of Pythias Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, April 15, 2015
2. Philadelphia Knights of Pythias Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 22, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 216 times since then and 38 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on April 22, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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