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St. Charles Seminary

 
 
St. Charles Seminary Marker image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, July 5, 2008
1. St. Charles Seminary Marker
Inscription. The Theological Seminary of St. Charles Borromeo had its beginnings on South Fifth Street on June 26, 1832. In subsequent years the seminary was located in several different buildings all near this Church of St. Mary, at that time Philadelphia's Cathedral, until January 22, 1839, when it moved to Eighteenth and Race Streets in Philadelphia. The seminary is now located in Overbrook. June 26, 1982
 
Location. 39° 56.75′ N, 75° 8.988′ W. Marker is in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in Philadelphia County. Marker is on 5th Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is north of Manning Street. Marker is in this post office area: Philadelphia PA 19106, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Don Juan Bautista Bernabeu (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Commodore John Barry (about 300 feet away); General Stephen Moylan (about 300 feet away); Thomas Fitzsimons (about 300 feet away); Mathew Carey, Publisher (about 300 feet away); Thomas Sully Residence (about 300 feet away); John Vallance - Engraver (about 300 feet away); St. Thomas' African Episcopal Church (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Philadelphia.
 
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St. Mary's Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, July 5, 2008
2. St. Mary's Cemetery
Marker is on the outside wall of the rear of St. Mary's Churchyard
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 12, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 877 times since then and 29 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 12, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.
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