City of Gainesville

City of Gainesville (HM13FW)

Location: Gainesville, FL 32601 Alachua County
Country: United States of America

N 29° 39.145', W 82° 19.389'

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Designated the County Seat in 1854, and incorporated as a City in 1869, Gainesville takes its name from General Edmund Gaines, captor of Aaron Burr and commander of U.S. Army troops in Florida during the Second Seminole War. The town was the fourth Alachua County Seat of government. The University of Florida and its educational predecessors have been located in Gainesville since the 1850's.
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HM NumberHM13FW
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Marker NumberF-163
Year Placed1969
Placed ByFlorida Board of Parks and Historic Memorials
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, October 21st, 2014 at 10:04am PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17R E 371937 N 3281002
Decimal Degrees29.65241667, -82.32315000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 29° 39.145', W 82° 19.389'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds29° 39' 8.70" N, 82° 19' 23.34" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)352, 904, 386
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 200 E University Ave, Gainesville FL 32601, US
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