Woodford R. Porter, Sr.

Woodford R. Porter, Sr. (HM25ZX)

Location: Louisville, KY 40208 Jefferson County
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Country: United States of America
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N 38° 13.216', W 85° 45.646'

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Businessman and civil rights leader, Mr. Porter served twenty-four years on the board of trustees at the University of Louisville, four terms as chairman and helped guide the University into the state system of higher education. A firm believer that "education is the greatest equalizer," Mr. Porter supported efforts to increase the enrollment and success rates of African American students. The Porter Scholarship is named in his honor.
HM NumberHM25ZX
Year Placed2012
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Date Added Tuesday, March 13th, 2018 at 7:01pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 608477 N 4230980
Decimal Degrees38.22026667, -85.76076667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 13.216', W 85° 45.646'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 13' 12.96" N, 85° 45' 38.76" W
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Area Code(s)502
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 258-298 W Cardinal Blvd, Louisville KY 40208, US
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