Washington Avenue Immigration Station

Washington Avenue Immigration Station (HM1JO3)

Location: Philadelphia, PA 19147 Philadelphia County
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Country: United States of America
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N 39° 55.986', W 75° 8.598'

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Since the 1870s, the station was an entry point and processing center for immigrants, primarily from Eastern and Southern Europe. From here, newcomers moved into the city or other parts of the state. It was demolished in 1915.
HM NumberHM1JO3
Year Placed1994
Placed ByPennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Thursday, March 19th, 2015 at 5:01pm PDT -07:00
Photo Credits: [1] CHUCK MARTIENSSEN  
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 487756 N 4420341
Decimal Degrees39.93310000, -75.14330000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 55.986', W 75° 8.598'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 55' 59.16" N, 75° 8' 35.88" W
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Area Code(s)215, 267
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1051-1105 S Columbus Blvd, Philadelphia PA 19147, US
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