1904 - 1982British Prime Minister Harold McMillan proclaimed John Hay (Jock) Whitney "the best Ambassador the United States ever had here." Whitney was named to the post in 1954 by President Eisenhower, a golfing and hunting crony. Whitney was named for his grandfather, John Hay, who also had been our Ambassador to England as well as Secretary of State and private secretary to Abraham Lincoln.
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|Date Added||Tuesday, September 9th, 2014 at 1:47am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||16S E 720227 N 4213409|
|Decimal Degrees||38.04165000, -84.49041667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 38° 2.499', W 84° 29.425'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||38° 2' 29.94" N, 84° 29' 25.50" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 121 Midland Ave, Lexington KY 40508, US|
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