(1927-1992)Founder of MCI Communications. MCI challenged AT&T's monopoly of the telephone industry and went on to become one of the nation's leaders in that field. McGowan was also a major financial contributor to many medical institutions and fields of research. He was a native of Ashley.
|Placed By||Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission|
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|Date Added||Tuesday, September 30th, 2014 at 4:09am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18T E 426150 N 4566449|
|Decimal Degrees||41.24608333, -75.88138333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 41° 14.765', W 75° 52.883'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||41° 14' 45.90" N, 75° 52' 52.98" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 46 Public Square, Wilkes-Barre PA 18701, US|
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