Opportunities Industrialization Centers

Opportunities Industrialization Centers (HM1K2T)

Location: Philadelphia, PA 19121 Philadelphia County
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Country: United States of America
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N 39° 58.713', W 75° 9.962'

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Established here in an abandoned jailhouse in 1964, O.I.C. was founded by Rev. Leon H. Sullivan and achieved worldwide recognition as a self-help vocational training center for Blacks which opened job opportunities formerly closed to them.
HM NumberHM1K2T
Year Placed1990
Placed ByPennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission
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Date Added Monday, April 20th, 2015 at 6:04pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 485823 N 4425389
Decimal Degrees39.97855000, -75.16603333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 58.713', W 75° 9.962'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 58' 42.78" N, 75° 9' 57.72" W
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Area Code(s)215, 267
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1615 N 19th St, Philadelphia PA 19121, US
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