Howard Gardner Nichols 1871-1896

Howard Gardner Nichols 1871-1896 (HMC6X)

Location: Gadsden, AL 35904 Etowah County
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Country: United States of America
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N 34° 1.518', W 86° 2.645'

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Scholar, Engineer, Industrialist, Naturalist, Humanitarian

Nichols came to Alabama City in 1894 to supervise construction of the Dwight Manufacturing Company. While serving as the mill's first agent, he planned and began a model mill village and was elected Mayor of Alabama City.
HM NumberHMC6X
Year Placed1999
Placed ByEtowah Historical Society
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Date Added Saturday, September 20th, 2014 at 9:30pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 588252 N 3765373
Decimal Degrees34.02530000, -86.04408333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 34° 1.518', W 86° 2.645'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds34° 1' 31.08" N, 86° 2' 38.70" W
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Area Code(s)256
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 2-4 Cabot Ave, Gadsden AL 35904, US
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