Philadelphia in Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Thomas A. Edison High School and the Vietnam War
Erected 2014 by Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission.
Location. 39° 59.563′ N, 75° 8.663′ W. Marker is in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in Philadelphia County. Marker is on West Leigh Avenue. Touch for map. The school has since been demolished and on the grounds is a Save a Lot Food Store. Marker is in this post office area: Philadelphia PA 19133, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Baker Bowl National League Park (approx. 0.6 miles away); Shibe Park/Connie Mack Stadium (approx. 1.1 miles away); Church of the Advocate (approx. 1.1 miles away); Jessie Redmon Fauset (approx. 1.2 miles away); The Salvation Army (approx. Universal Negro Improvement Association (approx. 1.3 miles away); Siegmund Lubin (approx. 1.3 miles away); Charles Allen Smith (approx. 1.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Philadelphia.
Categories. • Education • War, Vietnam •
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