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Historical Markers and War Memorials in Swarthmore, Pennsylvania

 
Clickable Map of Delaware 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 Delaware County, PA (200) Chester County, PA (242) Montgomery County, PA (234) Philadelphia County, PA (712) New Castle County, DE (519) Gloucester County, NJ (55)  DelawareCounty(200) Delaware County (200)  ChesterCounty(242) Chester County (242)  MontgomeryCounty(234) Montgomery County (234)  PhiladelphiaCounty(712) Philadelphia County (712)  NewCastleCountyDelaware(519) New Castle County (519)  GloucesterCountyNew Jersey(55) Gloucester County (55)
Location of Swarthmore, Pennsylvania
    Delaware County (200)
    Chester County (242)
    Montgomery County (234)
    Philadelphia County (712)
    New Castle County, Delaware (519)
    Gloucester County, New Jersey (55)
 
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1Pennsylvania (Delaware County), Swarthmore — An Original Landscape
To the right, you will find the Benjamin West House, the birthplace of American painter Benjamin West (1738-1820). Best known for his paintings The Death of General Wolfe (c.1771) and The Treaty of Penn with Indians (1772), he lived in . . . Map (db m138648) HM
2Pennsylvania (Delaware County), Swarthmore — Benjamin West
Famous American painter; born in this house, Oct. 10, 1738. Best known for the picture, "Penn's Treaty with the Indians." Died 1820, in Europe, where he had lived since 1759.Map (db m135806) HM
3Pennsylvania (Delaware County), Swarthmore — Korean War Memorial — 1950 • 1955
In memory of those from the Borough of Swarthmore who gave their lives in the Korean War Louis J. Storck, Jr. • Isidor MooreMap (db m174242) WM
4Pennsylvania (Delaware County), Swarthmore — Swarthmore in the World War — 1917-1918
[Died in Service] Harold Ainsworth • Collins Chambers • Frederick Hawthorne M.C. Johnson • Maurice F. Witmer [Veterans] Cyril Ainsworth • Eric Ainsworth • Marcus Ainsworth • C. Vernon Andrews Leroy R. Andrews • Herbert Ashton • . . . Map (db m174245) WM
5Pennsylvania (Delaware County), Swarthmore — Vietnam War Memorial — 1964 • 1973
In memory of those from the Borough of Swarthmore who gave their lives in the Viet Nam War Davis Moscrip • George HamiltonMap (db m174244) WM
6Pennsylvania (Delaware County), Swarthmore — World War II Memorial — 1941 • 1945
In memory of those from the Borough of Swarthmore who gave their lives in World War II Webster S. Allyn • Marcus C. Burgett • Wilson Burke Paul D. Caldwell • Bruce S. Cook • George E. Davisson Milton H. Fussell III • I. John . . . Map (db m174240) WM
 
Jul. 26, 2021