Flora Black

Flora Black (HMY22)

Location: Meyersdale, PA 15552 Somerset County
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Country: United States of America
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N 39° 51', W 79° 3.174'

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(1870 - 1951)

On this farm lived Flora Black, a civic leader active in the county and Commonwealth. Here on October 14, 1914, she organized the Society of Farm Women of Pennsylvania. In the ensuing years, groups in many Pennsylvania counties became Society affiliates, in furtherance of its aim to strengthen the role of farm women and promote better conditions in farm homes across the Commonwealth.
HM NumberHMY22
Year Placed1989
Placed ByPennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission
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Date Added Friday, October 17th, 2014 at 6:27pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 666572 N 4412922
Decimal Degrees39.85000000, -79.05290000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 51', W 79° 3.174'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 51' 0.00" N, 79° 3' 10.44" W
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Area Code(s)814
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 362-398 Flight 93 Memorial Highway, Meyersdale PA 15552, US
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