Gustavus Adolphus Children's Home

Gustavus Adolphus Children's Home (HM1ZUF)

Location: Jamestown, NY 14701 Chautauqua County
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Country: United States of America
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N 42° 6.858', W 79° 12.593'

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Gustavus Adolphus Children's Home Admitted its first 12 orphans on January 27, 1886. It was established on this site by the New York Conference of the Scandinavian Evangelical Lutheran Augustana Synod. The home became the foundation for Lutheran Social Services of Upper New York, Inc.
Year Placed1993
Placed ByJamestown Historical Marker Committee and Lutheran Social Services of Upper New York, Inc
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Date Added Wednesday, July 19th, 2017 at 10:42pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17T E 647990 N 4664017
Decimal Degrees42.11430000, -79.20988333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 42° 6.858', W 79° 12.593'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds42° 6' 51.48" N, 79° 12' 35.58" W
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Area Code(s)716
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling West
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 721 Falconer St, Jamestown NY 14701, US
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