Gingko Tree

Gingko Tree (HMN8A)

Location: Independence, MO 64050 Jackson County
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N 39° 5.572', W 94° 25.385'

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Truman Historic Walking Tour Stop 9

During his daily walks in his later years, Harry Truman would stop and pat this old Gingko tree, speak a few words, then continue his walk.

Gingko Triloba
Maidenhair Tree
Independence Garden Club

Harry Truman Gingko
Designated as a famous & historic tree by American Forests.
HM NumberHMN8A
Marker Number9
Placed ByCity of Independence and Cornell Roofing and Sheet Metal Company
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Date Added Monday, October 6th, 2014 at 10:28am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)15S E 376931 N 4328046
Decimal Degrees39.09286667, -94.42308333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 5.572', W 94° 25.385'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 5' 34.32" N, 94° 25' 23.10" W
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Area Code(s)816
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 617 W Maple Ave, Independence MO 64050, US
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