Lucien Bonaparte Maxwell

Lucien Bonaparte Maxwell (HM1EEK)

Location: Fort Sumner, NM 88119 De Baca County
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Country: United States of America
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N 34° 24.218', W 104° 11.597'

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A native of Kaskaskia, Ill, a fur trader and trapper who by industry, good fortune and trading became sole owner in 1864 of the largest single tract of land owned by any one individual in the United States.
Maxwell founded the First National Bank of Santa Fe, New Mex. And invested $250,000 to help build the Texas Pacific Railroad. Dynamic?.Charitable?.Lavish?.One of the great builders of the American West, died in quiet retirement, July 25, 1875 at Fort Sumner, New Mexico. Born Sept. 14, 1818
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Date Added Saturday, September 13th, 2014 at 1:50pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)13S E 574145 N 3807206
Decimal Degrees34.40363333, -104.19328333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 34° 24.218', W 104° 11.597'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds34° 24' 13.08" N, 104° 11' 35.82" W
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Area Code(s)505
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 234 State Rte 272, Fort Sumner NM 88119, US
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