William E. Carson

William E. Carson (HM1W9)

Location: Front Royal, VA 22630 Warren County
Country: United States of America

N 38° 54.416', W 78° 12.058'

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William E. Carson, of Riverton, was the first chairman of the Virginia Conservation Commission, 1926-34. As such he was a pioneer and leading spirit in the establishment of the Shenandoah National Park and Skyline Drive; The Colonial National Historical Park; The state parks, and the state system of historical markers.
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HM NumberHM1W9
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Marker NumberJD 2
Year Placed1941
Placed ByVirginia Conservation Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Saturday, October 4th, 2014 at 9:59am PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 742710 N 4310174
Decimal Degrees38.90693333, -78.20096667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 54.416', W 78° 12.058'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 54' 24.96" N, 78° 12' 3.48" W
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Area Code(s)540, 703
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 11001 Stonewall Jackson Hwy, Front Royal VA 22630, US
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