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Historical Markers and War Memorials in Bloomsburg, Pennsylvania

 
Clickable Map of Columbia County, Pennsylvania and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil; HMdb.org; J.J.Prats/dc:title> https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Usa_counties_large.svg Columbia County, PA (64) Luzerne County, PA (222) Lycoming County, PA (143) Montour County, PA (21) Northumberland County, PA (78) Schuylkill County, PA (54) Sullivan County, PA (37)  ColumbiaCounty(64) Columbia County (64)  LuzerneCounty(222) Luzerne County (222)  LycomingCounty(143) Lycoming County (143)  MontourCounty(21) Montour County (21)  NorthumberlandCounty(78) Northumberland County (78)  SchuylkillCounty(54) Schuylkill County (54)  SullivanCounty(37) Sullivan County (37)
Bloomsburg is in Columbia County
    Columbia County (64)
    Luzerne County (222)
    Lycoming County (143)
    Montour County (21)
    Northumberland County (78)
    Schuylkill County (54)
    Sullivan County (37)
 
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1Pennsylvania (Columbia County), Bloomsburg — 100-106 West Main Street
This property contributes to the Bloomsburg Historic District Placed on the National Register of Historic Places 1983Map (db m89851) HM
2Pennsylvania (Columbia County), Bloomsburg — 111 West Main Street
Property of Special Merit Awarded by The Bloomsburg Historic Preservation SocietyMap (db m119388) HM
3Pennsylvania (Columbia County), Bloomsburg — 118 East Main Street
This property contributes to the Bloomsburg Historic District Placed on the National Register of Historic Places 1983Map (db m119404) HM
4Pennsylvania (Columbia County), Bloomsburg — 128 West Main Street
This property contributes to the Bloomsburg Historic District Placed on the National Register of Historic Places 1983Map (db m119427) HM
5Pennsylvania (Columbia County), Bloomsburg — 134-140 East Main Street
This property contributes to the Bloomsburg Historic District Placed on the National Register of Historic Places 1983Map (db m119426) HM
6Pennsylvania (Columbia County), Bloomsburg — 142-144 West Main Street
This property contributes to the Bloomsburg Historic District Placed on the National Register of Historic Places 1983Map (db m119428) HM
7Pennsylvania (Columbia County), Bloomsburg — 225 Market Street
This property contributes to the Bloomsburg Historic District Placed on the National Register of Historic Places 1983Map (db m119386) HM
8Pennsylvania (Columbia County), Bloomsburg — 235 Market Street
This property contributes to the Bloomsburg Historic District Placed on the National Register of Historic Places 1983Map (db m119342) HM
9Pennsylvania (Columbia County), Bloomsburg — 246 West Main Street
This property contributes to the Bloomsburg Historic District Placed on the National Register of Historic Places 1983Map (db m116464) HM
10Pennsylvania (Columbia County), Bloomsburg — 259 West Main Street
This property contributes to the Bloomsburg Historic District Placed on the National Register of Historic Places 1983Map (db m116462) HM
11Pennsylvania (Columbia County), Bloomsburg — 261 West Main Street
This property contributes to the Bloomsburg Historic District Placed on the National Register of Historic Places 1983Map (db m116461) HM
12Pennsylvania (Columbia County), Bloomsburg — 317 Market Street
This property contributes to the Bloomsburg Historic District Placed on the National Register of Historic Places 1983Map (db m119341) HM
13Pennsylvania (Columbia County), Bloomsburg — 325 Market Street
This property contributes to the Bloomsburg Historic District Placed on the National Register of Historic Places 1983Map (db m119340) HM
14Pennsylvania (Columbia County), Bloomsburg — 401 Market Street
This property contributes to the Bloomsburg Historic District Placed on the National Register of Historic Places 1983Map (db m119337) HM
15Pennsylvania (Columbia County), Bloomsburg — 419 Market Street
This property contributes to the Bloomsburg Historic District Placed on the National Register of Historic Places 1983Map (db m119336) HM
16Pennsylvania (Columbia County), Bloomsburg — 445-447 Market Street
This property contributes to the Bloomsburg Historic District Placed on the National Register of Historic Places 1983Map (db m119329) HM
17Pennsylvania (Columbia County), Bloomsburg — 56-64 East Main Street
This property contributes to the Bloomsburg Historic District Placed on the National Register of Historic Places 1983Map (db m119402) HM
18Pennsylvania (Columbia County), Bloomsburg — Beth Israel Congregation
This property contributes to the Bloomsburg Historic District Placed on the National Register of Historic Places 1983Map (db m119473) HM
19Pennsylvania (Columbia County), Bloomsburg — Carver Hall
This property contributes to the Bloomsburg Historic District Placed on the National Register of Historic Places 1983Map (db m116465) HM
20Pennsylvania (Columbia County), Bloomsburg — Columbia County
Formed March 22, 1813 out of Northumberland County. Named in honor of America. County seat, Bloomsburg, became this State's only incorporated town in 1870. A Friends meetinghouse was built at Catawissa about 1789. "Twin covered bridges" at Forks are . . . Map (db m89850) HM
21Pennsylvania (Columbia County), Bloomsburg — Columbia County Courthouse
The first Columbia County Courthouse was built on this site in 1848. It was designed by Napoleon LeBrun, the same architect who designed the Academy of Music in Philadelphia. The original courthouse is not the core of the building you see here. If . . . Map (db m89892) HM
22Pennsylvania (Columbia County), Bloomsburg — David Jewett WallerBorn at Wilkesbarre, Jan'y 16, 1815 — Died Dec. 7, 1893 — Son of Phineas and Elizabeth Jewett Waller —
First Pastor Presbyterian Church of Bloomsburg Pa., 1839 - 1871Map (db m119472) HM
23Pennsylvania (Columbia County), Bloomsburg — First Presbyterian Church
Property of Special Merit Awarded by The Bloomsburg Historic Preservation SocietyMap (db m119339) HM
24Pennsylvania (Columbia County), Bloomsburg — Fort McClure
Early in 1781 the McClure house was stockaded by the noted Indian fighter, Moses Van Campen, to protect settlers in this region after destruction of Fort Jenkins in 1780. Site on the north bank of the Susquehanna in present Bloomsburg.Map (db m46287) HM
25Pennsylvania (Columbia County), Bloomsburg — Fort Wheeler
A stockade-type fort was built here in 1778 along Fishing Creek by Moses Van Campen. It served during the Revolution as a refuge against the Indians, by whom it was once attacked. Van Campen was the noted Indian scout of this regionMap (db m89909) WM
26Pennsylvania (Columbia County), Bloomsburg — Japanese Split Beech
. . . Map (db m119345) HM
27Pennsylvania (Columbia County), Bloomsburg — Native American Inhabitants Memorial
Miquon Chapter Daughters of the American Colonists in remembrance of the Native American inhabitants here over the past 6000 years. Map (db m163640) HM
28Pennsylvania (Columbia County), Bloomsburg — Pursel Store BuildingEstablished 1893
Frank Patterson Pursel Proprietor, (1893-1936) Frank P. Pursel, Jr. & Charles W.M. Pursel Proprietors, (1936-1957) Pursel Store Building Trust (1957-1975) Frank P. Pursel, III & Charles W.M. Pursel, Jr. Owners, (1975-2003) The "Pursel . . . Map (db m119392) HM
29Pennsylvania (Columbia County), Bloomsburg — Replica of the Statue of Liberty
With the faith and courage of their forefathers who made possible the freedom of these United States The Boy Scouts of America dedicate this copy of the Statue of Liberty as a pledge of everlasting fidelity and and loyalty The . . . Map (db m119324) HM
30Pennsylvania (Columbia County), Bloomsburg — Rupert Covered BridgeNational Register
Plaque 1 This property has been placed on the National Register of Historic Places By the United States Department of the Interior Plaque 2 Rupert Covered Bridge Columbia County Commissioners William M. . . . Map (db m163642) HM
31Pennsylvania (Columbia County), Bloomsburg — Rupert Covered BridgeA Popular Route for Travelers
Rupert Covered Bridge was built in 1847 by Jesse M. Beard at a cost of $1,637. It is located in the village of Rupert named after Leonard Rupert who established a ferry across the river and his home became a popular stopping off place for . . . Map (db m163644) HM
32Pennsylvania (Columbia County), Bloomsburg — Saint Paul's Episcopal Church
Property of Special Merit Awarded by The Bloomsburg Historic Preservation SocietyMap (db m119394) HM
33Pennsylvania (Columbia County), Bloomsburg — War Hero Memorial Pinery
The Bloomsburg State Normal School Class of 1919 dedicated this memorial to 16 former students - 15 soldiers and a nurse - who died during World War I. It included sixteen trees in the shape of a six-pointed star, one for each of the fallen. By . . . Map (db m116477) HM
34Pennsylvania (Columbia County), Bloomsburg — War Memorial
Freedom — no word was ever spoken that has held out greater hope, demanded greater sacrifice, needed more to be nurtured, blessed more the giver, damned more its destroyer or come closer to being God's will on earth. General of the . . . Map (db m119006) WM
35Pennsylvania (Columbia County), Bloomsburg — Wesley United Methodist Church
Property of Special Merit Awarded by The Bloomsburg Historic Preservation SocietyMap (db m119385) HM
36Pennsylvania (Columbia County), Bloomsburg — Wyoming Path
Important path linking the many Indian settlements in the Wyoming Valley with Shamokin, now Sunbury. In 1742 Count Zinzendorf, organizer of Moravian missions, came this way after visiting the Shawnees at Wyoming.Map (db m46286) HM
 
Oct. 25, 2021