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New Hall

 
 
New Hall Marker image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, July 5, 2008
1. New Hall Marker
Inscription.
Built 1791 by the Carpenters'
Company of Philadelphia -
location of War Department
offices 1791 - 1792.
Reconstructed 1959.

 
Location. 39° 56.908′ N, 75° 8.831′ W. Marker is in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in Philadelphia County. Marker can be reached from Chestnut Street, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is on the right side of the path leading to Carpenters' Hall in front of New Hall. 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. Fawcitt House Site (a few steps from this marker); First Continental Congress (a few steps from this marker); Carpenters' Hall (within shouting distance of this marker); Quaker School Site (within shouting distance of this marker); Quaker Meeting House Site (within shouting distance of this marker); Anthony Benezet (within shouting distance of this marker); Benjamin Franklin (within shouting distance of this marker); A Street Scene in the Capital City (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Philadelphia.
 
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New Hall image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, July 5, 2008
2. New Hall
Philadelphia Historic Reenactor image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, July 5, 2008
3. Philadelphia Historic Reenactor
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 28, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 688 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on July 28, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.
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