(1859-1938)German-born publisher of the Sunday Grit, for many years a national "family newspaper." He founded it in 1882; this site was its home after 1889. He built Grit on a "good news" concept, an appeal to rural tastes, and a nationwide network of young carriers.
|Placed By||Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Friday, October 17th, 2014 at 8:43am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18T E 332034 N 4567292|
|Decimal Degrees||41.23960000, -77.00440000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 41° 14.376', W 77° 0.264'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||41° 14' 22.56" N, 77° 0' 15.84" W|
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|Area Code(s)||570, 717|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 200-238 W 3rd St, Williamsport PA 17701, US|
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