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Olney Tabor Soldiers and Sailors Memorial

   
Olney Tabor Soldiers and Sailors Memorialloupe
5501 N. 5th Street
Philadelphia
PA
USA
19120
4 July 1919

Location

--Located on south wall of the Greater Olney Branch of the Free Library of Philadelphia, 5501 N. 5th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19120, in the former Olney Bank and Trust Company building, at N. 5th Street and Tabor Road.

--GPS coordinates 40.034747, -75.130689

Inscriptions

Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Olney Tabor July 4th 1919

Olney Tabor

July 4th 1919

462 names are listed in five columns on a bronze tablet, 42 inches wide by 82 inches high, flanked by fluted Ionic columns, surmounted by a pediment.  Thirteen names of those who lost their lives are marked with a star.

Physical properties

--bronze plaque, cast concrete columns

--42 inches wide by 82 inches high

History

--dedicated 4 July 1919

--Bureau Bros Bronze Founders

--John T Brugger Architect

--former building of Olney Bank and Trust Company

 
Bronze

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