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Historical Markers and War Memorials in Bloomsburg

 
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 (52) Luzerne County, PA (197) Lycoming County, PA (101) Montour County, PA (10) Northumberland County, PA (53) Schuylkill County, PA (53) Sullivan County, PA (37)  ColumbiaCounty(52) Columbia County (52)  LuzerneCounty(197) Luzerne County (197)  LycomingCounty(101) Lycoming County (101)  MontourCounty(10) Montour County (10)  NorthumberlandCounty(53) Northumberland County (53)  SchuylkillCounty(53) Schuylkill County (53)  SullivanCounty(37) Sullivan County (37)
Bloomsburg, Pennsylvania and Vicinity
    Columbia County (52)
    Luzerne County (197)
    Lycoming County (101)
    Montour County (10)
    Northumberland County (53)
    Schuylkill County (53)
    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 1983 — Map (db m89851) HM
2Pennsylvania (Columbia County), Bloomsburg — 111 West Main Street
Property of Special Merit Awarded by The Bloomsburg Historic Preservation Society — Map (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 1983 — Map (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 1983 — Map (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 1983 — Map (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 1983 — Map (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 1983 — Map (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 1983 — Map (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 1983 — Map (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 1983 — Map (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 1983 — Map (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 1983 — Map (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 1983 — Map (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 1983 — Map (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 1983 — Map (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 1983 — Map (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 1983 — Map (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 1983 — Map (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 1983 — Map (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 - 1871 — Map (db m119472) HM
23Pennsylvania (Columbia County), Bloomsburg — First Presbyterian Church
Property of Special Merit Awarded by The Bloomsburg Historic Preservation Society — Map (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 region — Map (db m89909) WM
26Pennsylvania (Columbia County), Bloomsburg — Japanese Split Beech
. . . — Map (db m119345) HM
27Pennsylvania (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
28Pennsylvania (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
29Pennsylvania (Columbia County), Bloomsburg — Saint Paul's Episcopal Church
Property of Special Merit Awarded by The Bloomsburg Historic Preservation Society — Map (db m119394) HM
30Pennsylvania (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
31Pennsylvania (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
32Pennsylvania (Columbia County), Bloomsburg — Wesley United Methodist Church
Property of Special Merit Awarded by The Bloomsburg Historic Preservation Society — Map (db m119385) HM
33Pennsylvania (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
 
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