Buena Vista

Buena Vista (HM96D)

Location: New Castle, DE 19720 New Castle County
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Country: United States of America
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N 39° 38.059', W 75° 38.397'

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Built in 1845 by John M. Clayton (1796-1856) Secretary of State in President Taylor's cabinet. He also served Delaware as U.S. Senator, jurist and Secretary of State. He drafted the Clayton-Bulwer Treaty, which eventually guaranteed that the Panama Canal would be open to ships of all nations. This house is now a state museum.
HM NumberHM96D
Marker NumberNC-15
Year Placed1975
Placed ByDivision of Historical and Cultural Affairs
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014 at 10:33am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 445083 N 4387366
Decimal Degrees39.63431667, -75.63995000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 38.059', W 75° 38.397'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 38' 3.54" N, 75° 38' 23.82" W
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Area Code(s)302
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 661 S Dupont Hwy, New Castle DE 19720, US
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