Henry George

Henry George (HM1K2D)

Location: Philadelphia, PA 19147 Philadelphia County
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Country: United States of America
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N 39° 56.651', W 75° 9.491'

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The famous American economist was born here, September 2, 1839. His book "Progress and Poverty" sold in the millions. Tax socially produced land values, he urged, instead of individually produced labor and capital. He died 1897 in New York
HM NumberHM1K2D
Year Placed1984
Placed ByPennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission
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Date Added Monday, April 20th, 2015 at 6:01pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 486486 N 4421574
Decimal Degrees39.94418333, -75.15818333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 56.651', W 75° 9.491'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 56' 39.06" N, 75° 9' 29.46" W
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Area Code(s)215, 267
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 415 S 10th St, Philadelphia PA 19147, US
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