Hastings UMWA - District 2 Labor Chautauquas

Hastings UMWA - District 2 Labor Chautauquas (HM1EYL)

Location: Hastings, PA 16646 Cambria County
Buy Pennsylvania State flags at Flagstore.com!
Country: United States of America
Buy United States of America flags at Flagstore.com!

N 40° 39.893', W 78° 42.629'

  • 0 likes
  • 0 check ins
  • 0 favorites
  • 503 views
Inscription
From 1924 to 1926 the United Mine Workers of America held innovative workers' education programs in bituminous coal towns throughout western Pa. Hastings recorded the largest attendance in 1925. With the leadership of district President John Brophy, the Chautauquas featured nationally prominent speakers and educators as well as local entertainers. They received national press attention and recognition from progressive activists.
Details
HM NumberHM1EYL
Tags
Year Placed2007
Placed ByPennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Sunday, October 26th, 2014 at 9:42am PDT -07:00
Pictures
Sorry, but we don't have a picture of this historical marker yet. If you have a picture, please share it with us. It's simple to do. 1) Become a member. 2) Adopt this historical marker listing. 3) Upload the picture.
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17T E 693531 N 4504077
Decimal Degrees40.66488333, -78.71048333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 39.893', W 78° 42.629'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 39' 53.58" N, 78° 42' 37.74" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)814
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 143-169 Station St, Hastings PA 16646, US
Alternative Maps Google Maps, MapQuest, Bing Maps, Yahoo Maps, MSR Maps, OpenCycleMap, MyTopo Maps, OpenStreetMap

Is this marker missing? Are the coordinates wrong? Do you have additional information that you would like to share with us? If so, check in.

Nearby Markersshow on map
Check Ins  check in   |    all

Have you seen this marker? If so, check in and tell us about it.

Comments 0 comments

Maintenance Issues
  1. Is this marker part of a series?
  2. What historical period does the marker represent?
  3. What historical place does the marker represent?
  4. What type of marker is it?
  5. What class is the marker?
  6. What style is the marker?
  7. Does the marker have a number?
  8. This marker needs at least one picture.
  9. Can this marker be seen from the road?
  10. Is the marker in the median?