Birthplace of Edward Rector, Attorney

Birthplace of Edward Rector, Attorney (HM1EOY)

Location: Bedford, IN 47421 Lawrence County
Country: United States of America

N 38° 51.207', W 86° 29.69'

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1863 - 1925

Lawrence County's greatest philanthropist, he endowed the Rector Scholarship Foundation at De Pauw University with $2,250,000 in 1919. To date 5,100 awards have been made, 22 to Lawrence County natives.

"To youth of ability and courage in America, Edward Rector is a shining example."
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HM NumberHM1EOY
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Year Placed1988
Placed ByLawrence County Sesquicentennial Committee
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Date Added Sunday, October 5th, 2014 at 12:24pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 543833 N 4300635
Decimal Degrees38.85345000, -86.49483333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 51.207', W 86° 29.69'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 51' 12.42" N, 86° 29' 41.40" W
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Area Code(s)812
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1701-1703 23rd St, Bedford IN 47421, US
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