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Philadelphia in Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Anne Brancato Wood

(1903-1972)

 
 
Anne Brancato Wood Marker image. Click for full size.
By Carolyn Martienssen, August 29, 2014
1. Anne Brancato Wood Marker
Inscription. A child of Italian immigrants, Brancato entered Democratic city politics in 1928. One of few women in the state assembly (1932-41), she sponsored pioneering social reform legislation. Her business offices were located here.
 
Erected 1994 by Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission.
 
Location. 39° 57.099′ N, 75° 9.877′ W. Marker is in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in Philadelphia County. Marker is at the intersection of Broad Street and Chestnut Street on Broad Street. Touch for map. The marker is located on the south west corner. Marker is in this post office area: Philadelphia PA 19107, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Matthias William Baldwin (within shouting distance of this marker); Dutch Settlements on the Delaware (within shouting distance of this marker); Swedish Settlements on the Delaware (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Welsh Society (about 300 feet away); German Tricentennial Anniversary (about 300 feet away); Alexander Milne Calder (about 300 feet away); Mother Jones (about 400 feet away); William McKinley (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Philadelphia.
 
Categories. Politics
 
Anne Brancato Wood Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, April 25, 2015
2. Anne Brancato Wood Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 2, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 244 times since then and 49 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on August 16, 2015, by Carolyn Martienssen of West Hazleton, Pennsylvania.   2. submitted on May 2, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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