R. Lee Hornbake Library

R. Lee Hornbake Library (HM1D7Q)

Location: College Park, MD 20740 Prince George's County
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Country: United States of America
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N 38° 59.277', W 76° 56.511'

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— Hornbake Plaza —

Panel 1:
R. Lee Hornbake Library
Professor of Industrial Education 1947-1979
Dean of the Faculty 1957-1960
Vice President for Academic Affairs 1960-1979

Our American tradition of freedom and justice, of respect for learning
and each individual, and of rule by law and reason demands that each
generation learn these values anew. The bastions of these values are our
great universities, and the most precious part of the universities is their
libraries, where the knowledge and wisdom of all mankind is available.

- R. Lee Hornbake

Panel 2:
Hornbake Plaza Renovation
Completed November, 1990
Office of Grounds Development
Dept. of Physical Plant

Frank Brewer, Director

Dennis R. Nola, Supervising Landscape Architect * John Hilley, Landscape Architect * Eric Mayer, Architect * William Olen, Landscape Architect * Richard White, Construction Manager * Tom Dwyer, Construction Inspector * Linda Kretschmer, Business Manager

Constructed by Glen Construction
Steve Atanasov, Project Superintendent

William D. Schaeffer, Governor<
Dr. William E. Kirwan, President
HM NumberHM1D7Q
Year Placed1980
Placed ByThe State of Maryland
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, September 16th, 2014 at 1:55pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 331816 N 4317232
Decimal Degrees38.98795000, -76.94185000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 59.277', W 76° 56.511'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 59' 16.62" N, 76° 56' 30.66" W
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Area Code(s)301, 240, 703, 202
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 2126 Campus Dr, College Park MD 20740, US
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