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Historical Markers and War Memorials in Northumberland, Pennsylvania

 
Clickable Map of Northumberland 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 Northumberland County, PA (59) Columbia County, PA (64) Dauphin County, PA (281) Juniata County, PA (15) Lycoming County, PA (111) Montour County, PA (18) Perry County, PA (45) Schuylkill County, PA (54) Snyder County, PA (19) Union County, PA (51)  NorthumberlandCounty(59) Northumberland County (59)  ColumbiaCounty(64) Columbia County (64)  DauphinCounty(281) Dauphin County (281)  JuniataCounty(15) Juniata County (15)  LycomingCounty(111) Lycoming County (111)  MontourCounty(18) Montour County (18)  PerryCounty(45) Perry County (45)  SchuylkillCounty(54) Schuylkill County (54)  SnyderCounty(19) Snyder County (19)  UnionCounty(51) Union County (51)
Location of Northumberland, Pennsylvania
    Northumberland County (59)
    Columbia County (64)
    Dauphin County (281)
    Juniata County (15)
    Lycoming County (111)
    Montour County (18)
    Perry County (45)
    Schuylkill County (54)
    Snyder County (19)
    Union County (51)
 
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1Pennsylvania (Northumberland County), Northumberland — 1st. Lt. Carl F. Cooke1911 - 1944 — in loving memory of our son —
Who dared to die that we might live. Born in Northumberland Pa. Son of Geo. & Margaret Cooke Enlisted in 102 Cavalry - Served 4 years W.W.II Wounded in France Sept. 14 1944 Killed in Holland Oct. 27 1944. Awarded Silver Star for . . . Map (db m119839) WM
2Pennsylvania (Northumberland County), Northumberland — Civil War Memorial
Erected by Capt. James Taggart Post, No. 350, Dept. Pa., G.A.R., to the memory of Soldiers of the War of 1861-1865. "Left on the field of battle to moan out, all alone, the death rattle." Capt. James Taggart, Co. B, 5th . . . Map (db m119767) WM
3Pennsylvania (Northumberland County), Northumberland — Joseph Priestley
The noted English scientist, discoverer of oxygen, and Unitarian theologian lived in Northumberland 1794 to 1804. His home and laboratory along the river are now a Priestley memorial and museum.Map (db m87649) HM
4Pennsylvania (Northumberland County), Northumberland — Joseph Priestley
The noted English scientist, discoverer of oxygen, and Unitarian theologian lived in Northumberland, 1794 to 1804. His home and laboratory along the river are now a Priestley memorial and museum.Map (db m120475) HM
5Pennsylvania (Northumberland County), Northumberland — Joseph Priestley Memorial Chapel
Building Erected 1834 Rededicated as a Memorial 1910Map (db m167290) HM
6Pennsylvania (Northumberland County), Northumberland — Joseph Priestley House
Home, 1794 - 1804 of the noted English scientist. Administered by the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.Map (db m87643) HM
7Pennsylvania (Northumberland County), Northumberland — Lincoln's Gettysburg Address
Address by President Lincoln at the dedication of the Gettysburg National Cemetery November 19, 1863. Four score and seven years ago our fathers brought forth on this continent, a new nation, conceived in liberty, and dedicated to the . . . Map (db m167294) HM
8Pennsylvania (Northumberland County), Northumberland — Pennsylvania Canal
The North Branch and West Branch Divisions, built 1828-34, joined here in Northumberland at a canal basin. Boats with coal from Nanticke or lumber from Williamsport locked down into the river nearby and re-entered the Canal on the west bank.Map (db m14327) HM
9Pennsylvania (Northumberland County), Northumberland — Pennsylvania CanalNorth Branch Division
This Division, built 1829-32, carried coal until 1901, from Nanticoke mines to Northumberland, and from there to inland towns and seaport cities. From Lackawanna Creek downwards there were 2 dams, 14 locks, and 7 aqueducts. Traces of towpath and . . . Map (db m87646) HM
10Pennsylvania (Northumberland County), Northumberland — The Old Log House
. . . Map (db m167286) HM
11Pennsylvania (Northumberland County), Northumberland — The Priestley-Forsyth Memorial Library1925
This property has been placed on the National Register of Historic Places by the United States Department of the InteriorMap (db m167281) HM
12Pennsylvania (Northumberland County), Northumberland — Veterans Memorial
In memory of our valiant and honored comrades buried in this cemetery. Grant them peace and eternal rest. Dedicated Nov. 11, 1994Map (db m119838) WM
13Pennsylvania (Northumberland County), Northumberland — Veterans Memorial
Dedicated to the men and women of Northumberland and Point Township who have honorably served their country in the Armed Forces of the United StatesMap (db m167298) WM
14Pennsylvania (Northumberland County), Northumberland — War Memorial
Let us hold in honored memory those men and women from Northumberland and Point Township who gave the supreme sacrifice for their country in all wars ★ ★ ★ ★ ★ War World I [sic] John Fletcher • Clair . . . Map (db m167297) WM
15Pennsylvania (Northumberland County), Northumberland — Wyoming Path
Section of the Iroquois Warriors Path, following the Susquehanna from the Wyoming Valley to Shamokin, now Sunbury. U.S. 11 follows its general route. South of here the trail crossed to Shamokin Island.Map (db m87648) HM
 
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