“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
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Historical Markers in Carbondale Township, Pennsylvania

Clickable Map of Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil;; J.J.Prats/dc:title> Lackawanna County, PA (316) Luzerne County, PA (271) Monroe County, PA (90) Susquehanna County, PA (47) Wayne County, PA (86) Wyoming County, PA (27)  LackawannaCounty(316) Lackawanna County (316)  LuzerneCounty(271) Luzerne County (271)  MonroeCounty(90) Monroe County (90)  SusquehannaCounty(47) Susquehanna County (47)  WayneCounty(86) Wayne County (86)  WyomingCounty(27) Wyoming County (27)
Scranton is the county seat for Lackawanna County
Carbondale Township is in Lackawanna County
      Lackawanna County (316)  
      Luzerne County (271)  
      Monroe County (90)  
      Susquehanna County (47)  
      Wayne County (86)  
      Wyoming County (27)  
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1Pennsylvania (Lackawanna County), Carbondale Township — 1 — From Mine to MarketLackawanna Valley Industrial Highway
Founded in 1823 by Maurice and William Wurts, two brothers of Swiss ancestry, the Delaware and Hudson Canal Company played a prominent role in the economic development of northeastern Pennsylvania. From its completion in 1829 until its abandonment . . . Map (db m104104) HM
2Pennsylvania (Lackawanna County), Carbondale Township — 3 — Mining MethodsLackawanna Valley Industrial Highway
You are standing on the southeastern side of the Lackawanna Valley. In this area the valley is about 5 miles (8 kilometers) wide. Behind you, Moosic Mountain rises some 1,200 feet (366 meters) above the elevation of the Lackawanna River in the . . . Map (db m104139) HM
3Pennsylvania (Lackawanna County), Carbondale Township — Terence Powderly and National Labor Movements / A Valley of FirstsLackawanna River Heritage Trail
Terence Powderly and National Labor Movements Terence Powderly grew from child laborer in Carbondale to a leader in the national labor movement. Terence Vincent Powderly Terence Vincent Powderly was born in Carbondale on . . . Map (db m128155) HM
4Pennsylvania (Lackawanna County), Carbondale Township — 2 — The Gravity RailroadLackawanna Valley Industrial Highway
Moosic Mountain, rising over 1,200 feet above Carbondale's anthracite coal mines, was a formidable barrier to the markets of New York City. The Delaware and Hudson Canal system could be used to move coal from Honesdale to Kingston, New York, but a . . . Map (db m104135) HM
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Sep. 25, 2022