Truman House

Truman House (HMN81)

Location: Independence, MO 64050 Jackson County
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Country: United States of America
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N 39° 5.633', W 94° 25.418'

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Built about 1867 by George Porterfield Gates, a mill owner. President Harry S. Truman and his wife, Bess Wallace Truman, granddaughter of Gates, made this their home from the time of their marriage in 1919. The "Summer White House" from 1945 to 1953.
HM NumberHMN81
Year Placed1976
Placed ByAmerican Revolution Bicentennial Commission of Independence
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Date Added Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014 at 1:34am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)15S E 376885 N 4328159
Decimal Degrees39.09388333, -94.42363333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 5.633', W 94° 25.418'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 5' 37.98" N, 94° 25' 25.08" W
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Area Code(s)816
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 219 N Delaware St, Independence MO 64050, US
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