Daniel J. Flood

Daniel J. Flood (HM1A00)

Location: Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701 Luzerne County
Country: United States of America

N 41° 14.74', W 75° 52.884'

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(1903-1994)

US Congressman from Pa. 11th District, 1944 to 1980. His seniority on the House Appropriations Committee and knowledge of the legislative process enabled him to play a key role establishing national programs such as Medicare, Appalachian urban economic development, and Coal Mine Health and Safety Act. He promoted the strength of US military forces and proliferation of nuclear arms during the Cold War. He resigned from Congress amid controversy.
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HM NumberHM1A00
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Year Placed2010
Placed ByPennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission
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Date Added Sunday, September 7th, 2014 at 8:49am PDT -07:00
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Photo Credits: [1] CAROLYN MARTIENSSEN  
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 426148 N 4566403
Decimal Degrees41.24566667, -75.88140000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 41° 14.74', W 75° 52.884'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds41° 14' 44.40" N, 75° 52' 53.04" W
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Area Code(s)570
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 54-6-8 Public Square, Wilkes-Barre PA 18701, US
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