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New Hope in Bucks County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

George Nakashima

(1905-1990)

 
 
George Nakashima Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, July 19, 2015
1. George Nakashima Marker
Inscription. Internationally acclaimed woodworker, architect, and leader of the American craft movement, his unique furniture style celebrated the inherent beauty of wood. Here, he created an environment integrating landscape, architecture, and interior design.
 
Erected 2010 by Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission.
 
Location. 40° 20.413′ N, 74° 57.283′ W. Marker is in New Hope, Pennsylvania, in Bucks County. Marker is on Aquetong Road. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1847 Aquetong Road, New Hope PA 18938, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Grandchild of Cambridge Elm (approx. 0.9 miles away); Red Cedar (approx. 1.1 miles away); Thompson-Neely House (approx. 1.1 miles away); John Pidcock (approx. 1.2 miles away); Delaware Canal (approx. 1.2 miles away); a different marker also named Delaware Canal (approx. 1.3 miles away); Unknown Soldiers of the Continental Army (approx. 1.3 miles away); Goat Hill Overlook (approx. 1.4 miles away in New Jersey). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New Hope.
 
Also see . . .  George Nakashima - Wikipedia. (Submitted on July 24, 2015, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
George Nakashima Marker and Home image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, July 19, 2015
2. George Nakashima Marker and Home

 
Categories. Arts, Letters, Music
 
George Nakashima Home image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, July 19, 2015
3. George Nakashima Home
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 24, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 184 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on July 24, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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