Philadelphia in Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Reading Terminal and Market
Erected 2003 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
Location. 39° 57.107′ N, 75° 9.564′ W. Marker is in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in Philadelphia County. Marker is on Market Street near North 12th Street, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1113 Market St, Philadelphia PA 19107, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Ricketts Circus (within shouting distance of this marker); PSFS Building (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); John Wanamaker (1838-1922) (about 700 feet away); Thomas Ustick Walter (1804-1887) (approx. 0.2 miles away); Mother’s Day (approx. 0.2 miles away); Philadelphia Electric Company Brigadier General Smedley D. Butler (approx. 0.2 miles away); John Wanamaker (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Philadelphia.
Also see . . .
1. Reading Terminal Market - America's oldest farmers' market. (Submitted on June 30, 2008, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.)
2. Wikipedia entry for the Reading Terminal. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Reading_Terminal_Market (Submitted on July 16, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. Wikipedia entry for the Reading Terminal Market. (Submitted on July 16, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
4. Reading Terminal and Market - Behind the Marker. ExplorePAHistory.com (Submitted on July 21, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
Categories. • Industry & Commerce • Railroads & Streetcars •
Credits. This page was last revised on August 17, 2017. This page originally submitted on June 30, 2008, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia. This page has been viewed 973 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on July 12, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. 2. submitted on August 16, 2015, by Carolyn Martienssen of West Hazleton, Pennsylvania. 3. submitted on August 1, 2017, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. 4. submitted on July 12, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.