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Calendar of Dedication Events

Since 1946, Pennsylvanians have gathered to unveil, dedicate, and celebrate the installation of new historical markers. Virtually all of these ceremonies are public events, and you're invited to attend those held near where you live or whose subject matter interests you.

Visit this page often, as new events will be listed as soon as they are confirmed. Information is subject to change.


Upcoming PA Historical Marker Dedication Events

The following Historical Marker dedications have been scheduled:

Standard Chemical Company

Date/Time:  Postponed
Location: Allen Hall, O'Hara Street, University of Pittsburgh
Sponsor:  Flannery Family

Barney Ewell

Date/Time:  Postponed
Location:  J.P. McCaskey High School, 445 N. Reservoir Street, Lancaster, Lancaster County
Sponsor:  McCaskey Alumni Assoc.

D.T. Watson Home for Crippled Children

Date/Time:  Postponed
Location:  301 Camp Meeting Road, Leet Twp., Allegheny County
Sponsor:  The Watson Institute

Wharton Esherick

Date/Time:  Sunday, September 9, 2:00 PM
Location:  Horseshoe Trail & Country Club Rd., Phoenixville
Sponsor:  Wharton Esherick Museum

Dr. Anna E. Broomall

Date/Time:  Mid-September
Location:  Widener University, E. 13th & Chestnut Sts., Chester
Sponsor:  Widener University

Benjamin Lay

Date/Time:  Saturday, September 22, 1:00 PM
Location:  Near meetinghouse entrance, 520 Meetinghouse Rd., Jenkintown
Sponsor:  Abington Friends Meeting

George H. Earle III

Date/Time:  Friday, September 28, 10:00 AM
Location:  3 Earle's Lane, Newtown Sq.
Sponsor:  Earle Family