Amelia (HM13ZL)

Location: Cuba, MO 65453 Crawford County
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Country: United States of America
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N 38° 3.751', W 91° 24.219'

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This mural chronicle a Sept 4, 1928 account in the Muskogee Times-Democrat. Amelia Earhart left Scott Field in Belleville, Illinois in her Avro plane, with a destination of Muskogee, in route to Los Angeles. She later forced down outside of Cuba. No damage was reported, and she continued her journey. Thus, the destiny of the first woman to fly across the Atlantic and the small town of Cuba, Missouri crossed.

August 2002
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In memory of: Marlyn Jean Goodrich
R. Brooks Kenagy
Mace Supermarkets
Missouri Arts Council
Percy Pascoe, Publisher of Cuba Free Press

"Courage is the price that life exacts for granting peace."
Amelia Earhart
HM NumberHM13ZL
Marker Number5
Year Placed2002
Placed ByPlaque donated by Peoples Bank
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Date Added Monday, September 22nd, 2014 at 3:53am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)15S E 640040 N 4213954
Decimal Degrees38.06251667, -91.40365000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 3.751', W 91° 24.219'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 3' 45.06" N, 91° 24' 13.14" W
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Area Code(s)573
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 100-176 State Hwy ZZ, Cuba MO 65453, US
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