(1890-1990)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.
|Placed By||Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Friday, August 24th, 2018 at 11:04pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 466844 N 4416654|
|Decimal Degrees||39.89931667, -75.38785000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 39° 53.959', W 75° 23.271'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||39° 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 Address||At or near 41 Rose Valley Rd, Media PA 19063, US|
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