(1908-1997)Legendary American actor, born and raised in this town. During his long career from 1932-1991, Jimmy Stewart achieved fame on stage, screen, and TV. He won an Academy Award for his role in "The Philadelphia Story." Other films included "Mr. Smith Goes to Washington," "It's a Wonderful Life," and "Harvey." He flew 20 combat missions in World War II; rose to Brigadier General in the Air Force Reserve; and received the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 1985.
|Placed By||Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission|
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|Date Added||Wednesday, October 1st, 2014 at 4:02pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||17T E 655971 N 4498557|
|Decimal Degrees||40.62313333, -79.15595000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 40° 37.388', W 79° 9.357'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||40° 37' 23.28" N, 79° 9' 21.42" W|
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|Area Code(s)||412, 724|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 1-55 N 9th St, Indiana PA 15701, US|
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