(1693 - 1758)A pioneer printer in colonial America, Saur produced the nation's first European language Bible here in 1743. He printed the most widely read German newspaper & used his press to alert the public to German causes. He aided fellow German immigrants with his money and influence.
|Placed By||Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission|
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|Date Added||Thursday, September 25th, 2014 at 9:34am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18T E 485598 N 4431326|
|Decimal Degrees||40.03203333, -75.16880000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 40° 1.922', W 75° 10.128'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||40° 1' 55.32" N, 75° 10' 7.68" W|
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|Area Code(s)||215, 610, 267|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 5300 Germantown Ave, Philadelphia PA 19144, US|
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