By Cory L. Stowers and Eric B. Ricks, 2015Paul Laurence Dunbar (June 27, 1872 - February 9, 1906) was an American poet, novelist, and playwright of the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Born in Dayton, Ohio, to parents who had been enslaved in Kentucky before the American Civil War, Dunbar started to write as a child and was president of his high school's literary society. He published his first poems at the age of 16 in a Dayton newspaper.
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|Date Added||Monday, March 12th, 2018 at 7:03am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 323563 N 4309533|
|Decimal Degrees||38.91698333, -77.03510000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 38° 55.019', W 77° 2.106'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||38° 55' 1.1399999999999" N, 77° 2' 6.36" W|
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