First President General NSDARCaroline Scott Harrison (1832-1892), wife of President Benjamin Harrison, advocated for the arts and worked to expand women's influence outside the home. She was active in charity work in Indiana and Washington, D.C., including 30 years on the Indianapolis Orphans Asylum board of managers. She campaigned to gain women's admission to John Hopkins Medical School, 1890.
|Placed By||Indiana Historical Bureau, Benjamin Harrison Presidential Site, and the Caroline Scott Harrison Chapter NSDAR|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Wednesday, December 26th, 2018 at 4:01pm PST -08:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||16S E 572398 N 4404134|
|Decimal Degrees||39.78408333, -86.15450000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 39° 47.045', W 86° 9.27'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||39° 47' 2.7000000000001" N, 86° 9' 16.2" W|
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|Area Code(s)||317, 765|
|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling South|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 1230 N Delaware St, Indianapolis IN 46202, US|
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