(1809-1857)Clearfield native and fur trader, Leonard was second in command of the Joseph Reddeford Walker Expedition from 1831-1834 to find a route to the Pacific Ocean through the Sierra Nevada Mountains. Leonard served as the expedition''s clerk and chronicler, recording the first non-native American encounter of giant sequoia trees. In 1839 Leonard published his account of the expedition, recognized for its detailed descriptions.
|Placed By||Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Sunday, August 31st, 2014 at 8:53pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||17T E 717611 N 4544281|
|Decimal Degrees||41.02070000, -78.41183333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 41° 1.242', W 78° 24.71'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||41° 1' 14.52" N, 78° 24' 42.60" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 1937 Daisy St, Clearfield PA 16830, US|
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