Armory

Armory (HM2HFC)

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N 40° 47.742', W 77° 51.809'

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Near this site from 1982 to 1964 stood the Armory which symbolized Penn State's Land-Grant Act commitment to offer military training as part of the nation's tradition of the citizen-soldier. Before World War I, participation in the Cadet Corps was mandatory for all male undergraduates. The Armory, flanked in this 1894 view by young campus elms, was also used for physical education, varsity athletics & social events. Its Richardsonian Romanesque architecture made it a campus landmark.
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HM NumberHM2HFC
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Placed ByPenn State Alumni Association
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Date Added Saturday, June 1st, 2019 at 11:01pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 258419 N 4520024
Decimal Degrees40.79570000, -77.86348333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 47.742', W 77° 51.809'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 47' 44.52" N, 77° 51' 48.54" W
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