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

David Wilmot

 
 
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By Don Morfe, October 13, 2015
1. David Wilmot Marker
Inscription. The great Free-Soiler, who began the fight on slavery extension with the Wilmot Proviso in 1846, lived in this house. Republican Party founder; its first candidate for Governor. He died here in 1868.
 
Erected 1947 by Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission.
 
Location. 41° 46.489′ N, 76° 26.717′ W. Marker is in Towanda, Pennsylvania, in Bradford County. Marker is on York Avenue (US 6). Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Towanda PA 18848, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Maxwell-Bennett House (a few steps from this marker); The Daily Review (approx. 0.4 miles away); Stephen Foster (approx. 0.4 miles away); Towanda Academy (approx. half a mile away); World War I Memorial (approx. half a mile away); Bradford County Soldiers & Sailors Monument (approx. half a mile away); Bradford County Courthouse (approx. 0.6 miles away); Courthouse Annex (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Towanda.
 
Also see . . .
1. David Wilmot - Wikipedia. (Submitted on November 9, 2015, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
2. David Wilmot - Biographical Directory of the United States Congress. (Submitted on November 9, 2015, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
David Wilmot Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, October 13, 2015
2. David Wilmot Marker

 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 5, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 183 times since then and 34 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 5, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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