Wilkes-Barre City Hall Stained Glass City Seal

Historical Society's 150th
Forty Fort Meeting House
Town Fathers & Mothers
Original Town Plan
1806 Wilkes-Barre
1906 Wilkes-Barre
2006 Wilkes-Barre
Seals & Symbolism
Historic Photos
Current Photos
The Stegmaier Mansion
Historical Markers
Old Fell Tavern
December Nights
Other Events
Resources & Links

1906 Centennial Seal
Seal of Pennsylvania

Preserving & Promoting the story of Wilkes-Barre

Col. John Durkee of the Susquehanna Company

Col. John Durkee 1728-1782
Founder & Namer of Wilkes-Barré



British Member of Parliment, Lord Mayor of London
Rt Hon John Wilkes

British Member of Parliment , Colonel at the Battle of Quebec
Rt Hon Isaac Barré

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last update: November 2007