Erie in Erie County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Making of the Flag “Don't Give Up The Ship”
Erected 2016 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
Location. 42° 8.228′ N, 80° 5.231′ W. Marker is in Erie, Pennsylvania, in Erie County. Touch for map. Located behind the Erie Maritime Museum at the Flagship Niagara. Marker is at or near this postal address: 150 E Front Street, Erie PA 16507, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Flagship Niagara (here, next to this marker); African American Sailors in the Battle of Lake Erie (here, next to this marker); USS Michigan Anchor (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Paul Allman Siple (about 300 feet away); Erie 9-11 Memorial (about 400 feet Hero of Gettysburg (about 500 feet away); Freshwater Fishing Capital (about 800 feet away); Captain Daniel Dobbins (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Erie.
Also see . . . Object 11: Don't Give Up The Ship Flag. A History of the Navy in 100 Objects (Submitted on November 26, 2016.)
Categories. • War of 1812 • Waterways & Vessels •
Credits. This page was last revised on November 26, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 26, 2016, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 169 times since then and 35 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on November 26, 2016, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.