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Eagles Mere Chautauqua

 
 
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By Don Morfe, October 12, 2015
1. Eagles Mere Chautauqua Marker
Inscription. Eagles Mere Chautauqua was founded by Benjamin Welch and his brother Reverend Joseph Welch. Opening ceremonies took place on August 4, 1896, with Penn. Governor General James Beaver as quest speaker. The original site of the bell was Forest Inn Park. Bell donated by Mrs. Hazel Thoroughgood.
 
Erected by Eagles Mere Civil Club and Eagles Mere Fire Co.
 
Location. 41° 24.669′ N, 76° 34.978′ W. Marker is in Muncy Valley, Pennsylvania, in Sullivan County. Marker is on Eagles Mere Avenue (PA 42). Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Muncy Valley PA 17758, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Hotel Eagles Mere (here, next to this marker); Merritt Field Airport (approx. 2.6 miles away); Celestia (approx. 3.1 miles away); Dr. Theodore Joseph Saul, Capt. M.C. (approx. 4.7 miles away); Sullivan County Veterans Memorial (approx. 4.7 miles away); Sullivan County (approx. 4.8 miles away); Wyalusing Path (approx. 5.3 miles away); Harold "Red" Grange (approx. 5.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Muncy Valley.
 
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Eagles Mere Chautauqua Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, October 12, 2015
2. Eagles Mere Chautauqua Marker
Eagles Mere Chautauqua Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, October 12, 2015
3. Eagles Mere Chautauqua Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 26, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 146 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on October 26, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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