Mechanics' Union of Trade Associations

Mechanics' Union of Trade Associations (HM63N)

Location: Philadelphia, PA 19106 Philadelphia County
Country: United States of America

N 39° 56.912', W 75° 8.727'

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Formed nearby in 1827 as the first central labor council in the nation; recognized as the beginning of American labor movement. Represented workers as a class, not by craft. Advocated for ten-hour day; engaged in political activism and workers' education.
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HM NumberHM63N
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Year Placed2004
Placed ByPennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Thursday, October 2nd, 2014 at 8:00am PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 487575 N 4422055
Decimal Degrees39.94853333, -75.14545000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 56.912', W 75° 8.727'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 56' 54.72" N, 75° 8' 43.62" W
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Area Code(s)267, 484, 215, 610
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 264-298 Chestnut St, Philadelphia PA 19106, US
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