Green Tree Inn - Carlisle, PA
Posted by: Ernmark
N 40° 12.050 W 077° 11.350
18T E 313674 N 4452346
Quick Description: Historical marker located just S of the town square - on the W side of S Hanover Street.
Location: Pennsylvania, United States
Date Posted: 2/9/2008 8:04:14 PM
Waymark Code: WM34PH
This marker notes part of the role that the town of Carlisle played in 18th Century history.
The text on the marker is listed below:
In 1753, Benjamin Franklin stayed at inn on this site while he, Richard Peters, and Isaac Norris treated with Indians. Hamilton and Knox, members of Washington's cabinet, lodged here in 1794.
Marker Name: Green Tree Inn
Date Dedicated: 11/30/1949
Marker Type: City
Location: S. Hanover St. between Pomfret & High Sts., Carlisle
Category: Business & Industry, George Washington, Inns, Native American
Website: Not listed
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