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historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM29WL_world-war-memorial-a-war-memorial_Williamsport-PA.html
Erected by the Citizens of the Seventh and Eleventh Wards of the City of Williamsport and Woodard and Old Lycoming Townships in memory of the Soldiers Sailors and Nurses who served in the World War [Died in Service] Frank Raymond …
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM29WH_carl-e-stotz-field_Williamsport-PA.html
In August of 1938, Carl E. Stotz, Little League's founder, brought ten boys ages nine to twelve to this very site and laid out the dimensions for a baseball diamond suitable for youth their age. The bases were newspaper, the distance between them …
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM29WF_major-and-jimmy-gehron_Williamsport-PA.html
The 1938 inspiration for Little League Baseball practicing at Uncle Tuck's [Carl E. Stotz] in 1939 ——————————— Founders and First Generation of Volunteer Personnel and Sp…
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM29WA_daniel-leasure_Darlington-PA.html
This monument was erected in 1887 to honor Daniel Leasure, who was an American Soldier that served in the Union Army as a Colonel and Brigade Commander during the American Civil War. Mr. Leasure attended Greersburg Academy across the street from h…
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM29VQ_muncy-woolen-mill_Muncy-PA.html
In 1882, the firm known as Coulter, Rogers and Company purchased this land and erected a large three story 'L' shaped building here for the purpose of producing wool blankets. By 1890 the firm was doing business as Muncy Woolen Mill and turning ou…
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM29VO_muncy-normal-school_Muncy-PA.html
Muncy Normal and High School, erected in 1873, was an architectural masterpiece of its day! In its early catalogues it was described as "centrally located, and commands a magnificent view of the entire valley. The Susquehanna Water Gap, six miles …
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM29VN_lycoming-county-war-memorial_Williamsport-PA.html
Dedicated to the men and women of Lycoming County who served our country in time of war [Dedicated] November 11, 1954
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM29VL_the-club-house_Williamsport-PA.html
Little League's first scoring booth, eventually called the Club House. Constructed in 1943 for the 1944 season, with 2" red fir from the bleachers of Bowman Field. Designed with an 8ft. hinged desk facing the diamond for Mac McCloskey to record th…
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM29VK_carl-e-stotz_Williamsport-PA.html
"How would you like to play on a regular team with uniforms, a new ball for every game, and bats you can really swing?" Carl asked his nephews. After Carl received 56 sponsorship rejections, his perseverance triumphed, and in 1939 his dream bec…
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM29V3_lynnewood-park-a-war-memorial_Havertown-PA.html
In Honor of the Men and Women of LYNNEWOOD PARK ~ Who Served Their Country In World War II
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