Joseph Bonaparte

Joseph Bonaparte (HM1JSY)

Location: Philadelphia, PA 19107 Philadelphia County
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N 39° 56.78', W 75° 9.368'

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The elder brother of Napoleon and deposed king of Naples & Spain lived here, 1815-1816. The house was built about 1813. During Joseph's occupancy here, this was a gathering place for Bonapartist refugees & other French nationals.
Year Placed2000
Placed ByPennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Sunday, March 29th, 2015 at 9:03am PDT -07:00
Photo Credits: [1] CAROLYN MARTIENSSEN  
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 486662 N 4421812
Decimal Degrees39.94633333, -75.15613333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 56.78', W 75° 9.368'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 56' 46.8" N, 75° 9' 22.08" W
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Area Code(s)215, 267, 484
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 261 S 9th St, Philadelphia PA 19107, US
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