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Benjamin Harrison

August 20, 1833 March 13, 1901

 
 
Benjamin Harrison Marker-close up of tombstone image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, September 11, 2000
1. Benjamin Harrison Marker-close up of tombstone
Inscription. Lawyer and Publicist. Col. 70th Reg. Ind. Vol. War 1861-1866. Brevetted Brigadier General 1866. U.S. Senator, 1881-1887. President 1889-1893. Statesman, yet friend to truth, of soul sincere, action faithful and in honor clear.
 
Location. 39° 49.133′ N, 86° 10.531′ W. Marker is in Indianapolis, Indiana, in Marion County. Marker is on W. 38th Street. Touch for map. He is buried in Crown Hill Cemetery, Section 13, Lot 57. Marker is at or near this postal address: 700 W. 38th Street (Cemetery Entrance), Indianapolis IN 46208, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Richard Jordan Gatling (approx. 0.2 miles away); Confederate Mound (approx. 0.2 miles away); Crown Hill (approx. half a mile away); Site of Golden Hill Totem Pole (approx. half a mile away); Home of Charles Warren Fairbanks (approx. 1.2 miles away); North Meridian Street Historic District (approx. 1.2 miles away); Joseph W. Summers Memorial Bridge (approx. 1.5 miles away); Toll House - Michigan Road (approx. 1.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Indianapolis.
 
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Benjamin Harrison Marker-distant shot of tombstone image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, September 11, 2000
2. Benjamin Harrison Marker-distant shot of tombstone
Benjamin Harrison Marker-rear of tombstone image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, September 11, 2000
3. Benjamin Harrison Marker-rear of tombstone
Benjamin Harrison Marker-direction sign image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, September 11, 2000
4. Benjamin Harrison Marker-direction sign
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 20, 2016, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 176 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on March 20, 2016, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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