Independence National Historical ParkDuring the 1790s, when Philadelphia was the capital of the United States, a large two-story brick building on this site housed the office of the Secretary of the Treasury.Alexander Hamilton, the first Treasury Secretary, presided over the largest executive department created by Congress under the Constitution. His bold fiscal policies created political controversy, but also a solid financial foundation for the new government.
|Placed By||National Park Service|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Tuesday, August 8th, 2017 at 10:01pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 487513 N 4422042|
|Decimal Degrees||39.94841667, -75.14616667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 39° 56.905', W 75° 8.77'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||39° 56' 54.3" N, 75° 8' 46.2" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Area Code(s)||267, 484, 215, 610|
|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling South|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 100-126 S 3rd St, Philadelphia PA 19106, US|
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