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

Clickable Map of Sullivan 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> Sullivan County, PA (44) Bradford County, PA (139) Columbia County, PA (74) Luzerne County, PA (310) Lycoming County, PA (196) Wyoming County, PA (27)  SullivanCounty(44) Sullivan County (44)  BradfordCounty(139) Bradford County (139)  ColumbiaCounty(74) Columbia County (74)  LuzerneCounty(310) Luzerne County (310)  LycomingCounty(196) Lycoming County (196)  WyomingCounty(27) Wyoming County (27)
Laporte is the county seat for Sullivan County
Eagles Mere is in Sullivan County
      Sullivan County (44)  
      Bradford County (139)  
      Columbia County (74)  
      Luzerne County (310)  
      Lycoming County (196)  
      Wyoming County (27)  
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1 Pennsylvania, Sullivan County, Eagles Mere — Bell from the Eagles Mere School1904 - 1963
Donated by the Jackson W. T. Kennedy Family to show their love of Eagles MereMap (db m139009) HM
2 Pennsylvania, Sullivan County, Eagles Mere — Eagles Mere Chautauqua
Eagles Mere Chautauqua was founded by Benjamin Welch and his brother Reverend Joseph Welch. Opening ceremonies took place on August 4, 1896, with Penn. Governor General James Beaver as quest speaker. The original site of the bell was Forest Inn . . . Map (db m89972) HM
3 Pennsylvania, Sullivan County, Eagles Mere — Eagles Mere Downtown Revitalization
In the years after World War II, the decline of the resort hotels that had been the economic engines of Eagles Mere posed a serious threat to the community. New community organizations were formed to acquire the Country Club and Eagles . . . Map (db m139007) HM
4 Pennsylvania, Sullivan County, Eagles Mere — Hiram's Landing
Hiram Humphrey was the able skipper of the launch "The Hardly Able" between 1929 and 1986. His devotion to his boat, its passengers and especially the children won for him the love and respect of many generations of Eagles . . . Map (db m139244) HM
5 Pennsylvania, Sullivan County, Eagles Mere — Lewis Glass Works
George Lewis purchased 10,217 acres from Charles Wolstoncraft in 1794 for one dollar per acre. His dream of an ideal community built around a glass manufacturing business and away from the unhealthy atmosphere of the city became a . . . Map (db m139163) HM
6 Pennsylvania, Sullivan County, Eagles Mere — Seth Thomas Clock
. . . Map (db m139075) HM
7 Pennsylvania, Sullivan County, Eagles Mere — Site of the Original Toboggan Slide
Site of the original toboggan slide built in 1904 designed and engineered by Capt. E. S. Chase. Blocks of ice are measured, cut, and transported to the foot of Lake Ave. where construction begins. The slide, which is 1200 ft. long, is grooved to . . . Map (db m126500) HM
8 Pennsylvania, Sullivan County, Eagles Mere — The Allegheny Hotel
On this site stood The Allegheny Hotel Built in 1885 Owned and operated by generations of the Peale family Torn down 1978-1979Map (db m139085) HM
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9 Pennsylvania, Sullivan County, Eagles Mere — The Chaseway...
This nine-tenths of a mile pathway leads to the beach and Eagles Mere Park. The Chaseway honors Captain Embley Shafer Chase, general manager of the Eagles Mere Syndicate (1886 to 1919), and the originator of much that is Eagles . . . Map (db m139080) HM
10 Pennsylvania, Sullivan County, Eagles Mere, Shrewsbury Township — Eagles Mere
Originally Lewis Lake, renamed from "Lake of the Eagles". Founded 1804Map (db m219823) HM
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Apr. 18, 2024