Harry S Truman

Harry S Truman (HM1POD)

Location: Lee's Summit, MO 64063 Jackson County
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Country: United States of America
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N 38° 54.784', W 94° 22.504'

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"In the Lee's Summit Veterans Memorial Building, which stood at this site, Harry S. Truman, 33rd president of the United States first declared his candidacy for an elective political office. Here on March 7, 1922 Truman agreed to become a candidate for the office of county judge of the Eastern District of Jackson County, Missouri to which he was elected November 7, 1922, and thus, began his rise to the highest office of the land."
Year Placed1975
Placed ByLee's Summit Historical Society
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Date Added Monday, November 30th, 2015 at 1:04pm PST -08:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)15S E 380782 N 4308028
Decimal Degrees38.91306667, -94.37506667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 54.784', W 94° 22.504'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 54' 47.04" N, 94° 22' 30.24" W
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Area Code(s)816
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling East
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 144-198 SE 3rd St, Lee's Summit MO 64063, US
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