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Roadside historic markers are our windows to the past. They educate us, they make us curious to investigate, or they provide a nice excuse to take a break and stretch our legs while we read what happened here. Pennsylvania's historic marker program is a great way to learn the history of the Keystone State! See waymark creation and logging requirements below.
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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersHawk Mountain Sanctuary - Kempton, Pennsylvania

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This sign is on Hawk Mountain Road where the Lookout Trail crosses.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ripraff

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 10/12/2019

last visited: never

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersOliver Pollock (1737~1823) - Mechanicsburg, PA

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Newer marker (dated 2018) next to old stone house which is now surrounded by businesses along US 11.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Ernmark

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 10/12/2019

last visited: never

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersThe German Society of Pennsylvania

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The German Society of Pennsylvania is still active today.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Rattrak

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 9/7/2019

last visited: never

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersPhiladelphia Sketch Club

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Philadelphia's oldest art club.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Rattrak

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 9/7/2019

last visited: never

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersPaxton Church - Darby St. Harrisburg, PA

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A marker near the Paxton Church.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Rattrak

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 9/7/2019

last visited: never

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersIndian Paths

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A Pennsylvania Historical Marker identifying the location of Indian Paths in Centre County

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member jonathanatpsu

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 8/25/2019

last visited: never

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersMaking of the Flag "Don't Give Up the Ship"

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PA historical marker commemorating the making of Commodore Perry's battle flag

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member jonathanatpsu

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/17/2019

last visited: never

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersT. Morris Chester - Harrisburg, PA

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Marker recounting a brief biography of Thomas Morris Chester, instrumental in the raising of black regiments during the Civil War.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member jiggs11

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 6/23/2019

last visited: never

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersPennsylvania State Capitol, The Commonwealth Treasure - Harrisburg, PA

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Marker describing the State Capitol building.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member jiggs11

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 6/23/2019

last visited: never

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersPublic Sector Unionism - Harrisburg, PA

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Marker located on State Street near 3rd, recounting the establishment of unions in PA's public sector.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member jiggs11

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 6/23/2019

last visited: never

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersMiracles on Maple Hill

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PA Historical Marker Commemorating the Newbery Winning Book, Miracles on Maple Hill.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member jonathanatpsu

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 4/11/2019

last visited: never

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Pennsylvania Historical Markers1910 Bethlehem Steel Strike - Bethlehem, PA

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Marker recounting the events of the Bethlehem Steel strike of 1910.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member jiggs11

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 3/20/2019

last visited: never

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersGettysburg Campaign Culp's Hill - Gettysburg, PA

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Perhaps through a series of errors, the 12th Corps under the direction of General Henry W. Slocum listened to the Battle of Gettysburg without participating in it.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Janila

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 12/2/2018

last visited: never

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersSamuel D. Ingham - New Hope, PA

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This marker near New Hope, PA, honors Samuel Delucenna Ingham who was President Andrew Jackson's Secretary of the Treasury.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Janila

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 11/16/2018

last visited: never

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersRhoads Opera House Fire - Boyertown, PA

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The Rhoads Opera House Fire, a disaster for Boyertown, proved to be a benefit for the rest of the state of Pennsylvania, spurring on the state government to enforce the fire rules that were already in place and to update others that already existed.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Janila

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 11/16/2018

last visited: never

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersUnion Fire Company (1736-1843) - Philadelphia, PA

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This marker containing info on the first volunteer fire department is located on Market St. between 2nd and 3rd Streets in Philadelphia.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Janila

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 10/22/2018

last visited: never

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersMathew Carey (1760-1839) - Philadelphia, PA

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This marker honors the Irish born publisher and economist, Mathew Carey.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Janila

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 10/21/2018

last visited: 7/3/2015

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersWashington Crossing - Washington Crossing, PA

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On the west side of River Road in this historic community, stands this marker which again acknowledges Washington's accomplishments.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Janila

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 10/9/2018

last visited: 6/15/2019

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersDoylestown Agricultural Works - Doylestown, PA

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This marker is located on Ashland St. near Main St. in Doylestown, PA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Janila

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 8/31/2018

last visited: never

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersForbes Road - Pittsburgh, PA

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One of the original PA State markers located in downtown Pittsburgh.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 11/26/2017

last visited: 9/21/2019

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersMcClurg Iron Foundry - Pittsburgh, PA

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One of many state markers in downtown Pittsburgh.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 11/24/2017

last visited: 11/24/2017

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersWorks Accidents and the Law (1910) - Pittsburgh, PA

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One of many state markers in downtown Pittsburgh.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 11/24/2017

last visited: 9/21/2019

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersBrashear House

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This marker is located at 517-523 Main St. (old US 40), Brownsville Borough, Fayette County, Pennsylvania

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member outdoorboy34

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/31/2017

last visited: never

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersBrownsville

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This PA Historic Marker is located Off US 40 at Brownsville on National Pike East in Brownsville Borough, Fayette County, Pennsylvania

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member outdoorboy34

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/31/2017

last visited: never

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersPhilander Knox

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This PA Historic Marker is located at 322 Front St., Brownsville Borough, Fayette County, Pennsylvania

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member outdoorboy34

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/31/2017

last visited: never

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