Mildred Scott Olmsted

Mildred Scott Olmsted (HM2ARJ)

Location: Media, PA 19063 Delaware County
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Country: United States of America
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N 39° 53.959', W 75° 23.271'

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An antiwar campaigner and women's and civil rights activist. Olmsted traveled the world on behalf of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. WILPF's advocacy was consistent with her Quaker beliefs. She headed the national WILPF organization for over 40 years and received a Lifetime Achievement Award for her efforts. She and her husband hosted leaders such as Jane Addams, Bayard Rustin and Martin Luther King in their home here.
Year Placed2015
Placed ByPennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission
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Date Added Friday, August 24th, 2018 at 11:04pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 466844 N 4416654
Decimal Degrees39.89931667, -75.38785000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 53.959', W 75° 23.271'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 53' 57.54" N, 75° 23' 16.26" W
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Area Code(s)484, 610
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling East
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 41 Rose Valley Rd, Media PA 19063, US
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