“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 Coudersport, Pennsylvania

Clickable Map of Potter 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> Potter County, PA (30) Cameron County, PA (10) Clinton County, PA (28) Lycoming County, PA (192) McKean County, PA (41) Tioga County, PA (41) Allegany County, NY (55) Steuben County, NY (100)  PotterCounty(30) Potter County (30)  CameronCounty(10) Cameron County (10)  ClintonCounty(28) Clinton County (28)  LycomingCounty(192) Lycoming County (192)  McKeanCounty(41) McKean County (41)  TiogaCounty(41) Tioga County (41)  AlleganyCountyNew York(55) Allegany County (55)  SteubenCounty(100) Steuben County (100)
Coudersport is the county seat for Potter County
Coudersport is in Potter County
      Potter County (30)  
      Cameron County (10)  
      Clinton County (28)  
      Lycoming County (192)  
      McKean County (41)  
      Tioga County (41)  
      Allegany County, New York (55)  
      Steuben County, New York (100)  
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1Pennsylvania (Potter County), Coudersport — David Zeisberger
Erected as a memorial to David Zeisberger, who encamped near this place on the night of October 8, 1767, when on his way from Bethlehem to the mouth of Tionesta Creek to visit the Indians on the Allegheny River. He was accompanied by two Delaware . . . Map (db m42918) HM
2Pennsylvania (Potter County), Coudersport — David Zeisberger
Noted Moravian missionary camped near here October 8, 1767, en route from Bethlehem to found missions among the Delaware Indians to the West. He was the first white man to pass through the primeval forests of this region.Map (db m42919) HM
3Pennsylvania (Potter County), Coudersport — Headwaters CountryPennsylvania Wilds
High on the Allegheny Plateau, Potter County gives birth to three mighty rivers. Eleven miles northeast of Coudersport, on a hilltop near Raymond, their watersheds converge. Waters trickle from the hill's north side to form the Genesee River that . . . Map (db m142688) HM
4Pennsylvania (Potter County), Coudersport — Jersey Shore Pike
Lymansville was the north terminus for the early pack trail and wagon road south to Jersey Shore. In 1834 a Turnpike toll road was completed between the two points. For many years it was a major trade route.Map (db m42874) HM
5Pennsylvania (Potter County), Coudersport — Lymansville
The pioneer settlement in this region was made here in 1808 by Major Isaac Lyman, land agent and a Revolutionary officer. The first saw and grist mill, post office, and court were also located here.Map (db m42873) HM
6Pennsylvania (Potter County), Coudersport — Ole Bull's Colony
The 11,144 acres of land within the tract acquired by the noted Norwegian violinist in 1852 were southeast of here. Here were village sites, New Norway, Oleona, New Bergen, Walhalla, and Ole Bull's Castle.Map (db m125157) HM
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7Pennsylvania (Potter County), Coudersport — Potter County
Formed March 26, 1804 from Lycoming County, and fully organized in 1835. Named for Revolutionary hero General James Potter. An early center of the lumbering and tanning industries. Coudersport, the county seat, was laid out in 1807; incorporated . . . Map (db m39966) HM
8Pennsylvania (Potter County), Coudersport — Road through the Wilderness • Historic Route 6Pennsylvania Wilds
In 1807, the Pennsylvania legislature commissioned a road across the wilderness of northern Pennsylvania to open up east-west travel. Nine years later, laborers completed the "road," though sections remained rough packhorse trail — like here . . . Map (db m142687) HM
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Sep. 28, 2022