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This ten inch shell and bronze port cover recovered from the wreck of The Battleship Maine after having been submerged fourteen years in the waters of Havana harbor are here mounted as a memorial to the brave officers and seamen who lost t…
Dedicated to all Vietnam Veterans who fought and died during an unpopular war, God will be with them always because they came, they fought, they died, but they did not run.
Presented to City of Scranton, Lackawanna County on the 200th Anniversary of the U.S. Constitution 1787-1987
With the vision of universal freedom for all mankind this tree is dedicated to Capt. Wesley Ratzel and all Prisoners of War and Missing in Action 1973
A professional boxer that brought overflowing crowds and posted a 13 - 6 record with 9 knockouts, from 1959 - 1968. He is enshrined in the Northeast Region Sports Hall of Fame and New York State Boxing Hall of Fame.
Founded in 1908, The Everhart Museum of Natural History, Science and Art was erected to house the collections of Dr. Isaiah Fawkes Everhart, an amateur ornithologist, skilled taxidermist and avid naturalist who assembled one of the finest collecti…
Roaring Brook, the largest tributary to the Lackawanna River, passes through Nay Aug Park and enters the Lackawanna River near Schmidt Park. Nay Aug is an Indian word that means Roaring Brook.
A neighborhood and a small roundhouse once stood where Schmidt Park is now located, but were not rebuilt after flooding in 1955.
Four anthracite-fueled blast furnaces from the 1850s still stand, reminders of iron and steel production in the valley. The historic Scranton Iron Furnaces in the south end of the city represent the early iron industry in the United States. Four …
Lackawanna College This institution has provided Pennsylvania's students with business, associate, and vocational degrees for more than a century. Today, the college is located at the renovated historic building that was originally Scranton Centr…
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