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Worldwide CemeteriesBetsy Ross & John Claypoole - Philadelphia, PA

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In 1976, in preparation for the nations bicentennial, the remains of Betsy Ross and her third husband, John Claypoole were moved from Mount Moriah cemetery in Yeadon, Pennsylvania, to the garden on the west side of the Betsy Ross House courtyard.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/13/2009

last visited: 10/27/2013

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersFriends Meeting

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Friends Meeting

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 4/4/2008

last visited: 7/3/2015

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Worldwide CemeteriesArch Street Meeting House Burial Ground - Philadelphia, PA

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No one has been buried here for 114 years and most of those that were interred died as a result of the yellow-fever epidemic of 1793. Curiously, only one grave can be found locate in the front of the building.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 11/21/2011

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Out of Place GravesDr. Edward Owen - Philadelphia, PA

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A most odd site is the lone and last grave of a once huge cemetery, now gone and out of site, replaced by the largest meeting house in the world. The out of place grave is in front of the building, within the brick-paved courtyard,

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 11/23/2011

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Churchyard CemeteriesArch Street Meeting House Burial Ground - Philadelphia, PA

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No one has been buried here for 114 years and most of those that were interred died as a result of the yellow-fever epidemic of 1793. Curiously, only one grave can be found locate in the front of the building.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 11/20/2011

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Converted FountainsGive Us Water That We May Drink - Philadelphia, PA

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Old cement drinking fountain.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 3/20/2016

last visited: 2/28/2016

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Dated Buildings and Cornerstones1804 - Arch Street Meeting House - Philadelphia, PA

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The typical Quaker, white date stone can be found under the front gable with the 1804 construction date, making this the oldest, still in use, Meeting House on the planet.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 11/16/2011

last visited: 7/27/2017

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesArch Street Friends Meeting House - Philadelphia, PA

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This is the oldest Friends Meeting House still in use in Philadelphia and the largest in the world. It was built in 1804 and enlarged in 1811. Monthly business meetings are conducted here — as they have since the 19th century.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 8/12/2013

last visited: 7/27/2017

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Photos Then and NowArch Street Friends Meeting House (1910 - 2011) - Philadelphia, PA

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Still in business after two hundred and seven years, not much has changed at the plant's oldest meetinghouse still in use. Maybe a smokestack is missing, but everything else is exactly the same.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 11/15/2011

last visited: 7/27/2017

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Wikipedia EntriesArch Street Friends Meeting House - Philadelphia, PA

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This is the oldest Friends Meeting House still in use in Philadelphia and the largest in the world. It was built in 1804 and enlarged in 1811. Monthly business meetings are conducted here — as they have since the 19th century.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 11/14/2011

last visited: 7/27/2017

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesArch Street Meetinghouse - Philadelphia, PA

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This is the oldest Friends Meeting House still in use in Philadelphia and the largest in the world. It was built in 1804 and enlarged in 1811. Monthly business meetings are conducted here — as they have since the 19th century.

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date approved: 11/14/2011

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This Old ChurchArch Street Meeting House - Philadelphia, PA

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This is the oldest Friends Meeting House still in use in Philadelphia and the largest in the world. It was built in 1804 and enlarged in 1811. Monthly business meetings are conducted here — as they have since the 19th century.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 11/14/2011

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Official Local Tourism AttractionsArch Street Friends Meeting House - Philadelphia, PA

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This is the oldest Friends Meeting House still in use in Philadelphia and the largest in the world. It was built in 1804 and enlarged in 1811. Monthly business meetings are conducted here — as they have since the 19th century.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 11/15/2011

last visited: 7/27/2017

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Lucky 7Arch Street Friends Meeting House Lucky 7 - Philadelphia, PA

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This is the oldest Friends Meeting House still in use in Philadelphia and the largest in the world. It was built in 1804 and enlarged in 1811. Monthly business meetings are conducted here — as they have since the 19th century.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 9/17/2013

last visited: 7/27/2017

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Lucky 7Arch Street Friends Meeting House Lucky 7 No. 2 - Philadelphia, PA

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Still in business after two hundred and seven years, not much has changed at the plant's oldest meetinghouse still in use. Maybe a smokestack is missing, but everything else is exactly the same.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 9/16/2013

last visited: 7/27/2017

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Lucky 7Arch Street Friends Meeting House (w/ Help From Ben & Betsy) Lucky 7 No. 3 - Philadelphia, PA

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Of all the meeting houses in Center City, Philadelphia and the surrounding vicinity, and there are many, this meetinghouse is perhaps the most historic, most recognized and definitely the oldest.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 9/16/2013

last visited: 7/27/2017

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American Guide SeriesArch Street Friends Meeting House - Philadelphia, PA

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This is the oldest Friends Meeting House still in use in Philadelphia and the largest in the world. It was built in 1804 and enlarged in 1811. Monthly business meetings are conducted here — as they have since the 19th century.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 11/15/2011

last visited: 7/27/2017

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There's a Book About ItPhiladelphia's Arch Street Meeting House - Philadelphia, PA

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This 308 page book was published recently in 2012 and does a decent job giving a thorough biography on our city's oldest meeting house. The meeting house was built in 1804 and enlarged in 1811, so there is a lot of history to read about.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 9/17/2013

last visited: 10/27/2013

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There's a Book About ItThe Friends' Meeting House - A Centennial Celebration - Philadelphia, PA

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A book about this historic church details 100 years of existence. The meetinghouse was built in 1804 and this book was published in 1904. This book is a reprint of the original book, published before 1923.

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date approved: 11/15/2011

last visited: 10/27/2013

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Living StatuesSylvester Stallone - Philadelphia, PA

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A statue of Sylvester Stallone as Rocky Balboa inside the Independence Visitor Center.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 1/4/2017

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Famous Fictional FiguresRocky Balboa - Philadelphia, PA

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A statue of Rocky Balboa inside the Independence Visitor Center.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 1/8/2017

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U.S. Benchmarks854 5530 Tidal 25 - Philadelphia, PA

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This benchmark can be found along Arch ST., at the northeast corner of the intersection of third street, set on top of the east end of the step at the main (south) entrance to what was once the Girard Trust Bank Building.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/18/2008

last visited: 8/29/2014

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MuralsPhiladelphia Baseball mural

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Painted on the side of Buck's Hardware. Across the street from the mural on the Salvation Army Bldg, near the convention center.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 1/11/2006

last visited: 11/16/2006

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SuperlativesLARGEST -- Quaker Meeting House in the World - Philadelphia, PA

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This is the oldest Friends Meeting House still in use in Philadelphia and the largest in the world. It was built in 1804 and enlarged in 1811. Monthly business meetings are conducted here — as they have since the 19th century.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/13/2009

last visited: 7/27/2017

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Quaker Meeting HousesArch Street Friends Meeting House - Philadelphia, PA

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This is the oldest Friends Meeting House still in use in Philadelphia and the largest in the world. It was built in 1804 and enlarged in 1811. Monthly business meetings are conducted here — as they have since the 19th century. Architect Owen Biddle.

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location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 2/26/2008

last visited: 10/15/2019

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