John W. Geary

John W. Geary (HMHWH)

Location: New Cumberland, PA 17070 Cumberland County
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Country: United States of America
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N 40° 13.585', W 76° 51.854'

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(1819 - 1873)

Two-term Governor of Pennsylvania, 1867-73. Major General in Civil War. Colonel, 2nd Pa. Regiment in Mexican War. Governor, Kansas Territory, First postmaster & first mayor of San Francisco. His home was a block east at 308 Market Street.
Year Placed1995
Placed ByPennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission
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Date Added Thursday, October 23rd, 2014 at 4:56am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 341391 N 4454554
Decimal Degrees40.22641667, -76.86423333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 13.585', W 76° 51.854'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 13' 35.10" N, 76° 51' 51.24" W
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Area Code(s)717
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 222-298 Bridge St, New Cumberland PA 17070, US
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