“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
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Historical Markers and War Memorials in Girard, Pennsylvania

Clickable Map of Erie 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> Erie County, PA (214) Crawford County, PA (140) Warren County, PA (33) Chautauqua County, NY (248) Ashtabula County, OH (93)  ErieCounty(214) Erie County (214)  CrawfordCounty(140) Crawford County (140)  WarrenCounty(33) Warren County (33)  ChautauquaCountyNew York(248) Chautauqua County (248)  AshtabulaCountyOhio(93) Ashtabula County (93)
Erie is the county seat for Erie County
Girard is in Erie County
      Erie County (214)  
      Crawford County (140)  
      Warren County (33)  
      Chautauqua County, New York (248)  
      Ashtabula County, Ohio (93)  
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1Pennsylvania (Erie County), Girard — About This Stone Pillar
Dan Rice arrived in Girard in 1854. He purchased several acres in the center of Girard borough and built a large estate where you are standing now. Dan Rice was one of Girard's most famous citizens. He owned his own circus and housed his circus . . . Map (db m179996) HM
2Pennsylvania (Erie County), Girard — Charlotte Elizabeth Battles(1864-1952)
Born in Girard, she overcame traditional roles by graduating from college and being named president of R.S. Battles Bank after her father's death in 1904. Battles gained national attention when she refused to close the bank after President Roosevelt . . . Map (db m179991) HM
3Pennsylvania (Erie County), Girard — Circus History
America's most famous clown of the Nineteenth Century, Dan Rice (1823-1900), had the winter quarters of his circus in Girard from 1852 to 1875. The nearby Soldiers' Monument was donated by the versatile clown and showman, whose home stood opposite.Map (db m84770) HM
4Pennsylvania (Erie County), Girard — Erie County Soldiers' Monument"Dan Rice Monument"
. . . Map (db m154574) HM WM
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Nov. 28, 2022