PA-096 Robert Bogle (1774-1848)

Marker text: ROBERT BOGLE (1774-1848)

A noted Black caterer, Bogle opened a posh eatery at this location in 1813. Recognized for his popular meat pies, he was well known as a master of ceremonies at elaborate weddings, funerals, and banquets for his wealthy clients.

Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, 1991

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