John O'Hara

John O'Hara (HM1AN4)

Location: Pottsville, PA 17901 Schuylkill County
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N 40° 40.948', W 76° 11.937'

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This was the home, from 1916 to 1928, of one of America's best known novelists and short-story writers. Born at Pottsville in 1905, he used this anthracite region as a setting for several of his major works. O'Hara died at Princeton, N.J., in 1970.
HM NumberHM1AN4
Year Placed1982
Placed ByPennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, September 12th, 2014 at 10:24pm PDT -07:00
Photo Credits: [1] CAROLYN MARTIENSSEN  
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 398682 N 4504199
Decimal Degrees40.68246667, -76.19895000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 40.948', W 76° 11.937'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 40' 56.88" N, 76° 11' 56.22" W
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Area Code(s)570, 610
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 610 Mahantongo St, Pottsville PA 17901, US
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