Girl Scout Cookies

Girl Scout Cookies (HM1JRO)

Location: Philadelphia, PA 19107 Philadelphia County
Country: United States of America

N 39° 57.266', W 75° 9.826'

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On November 11, 1932, Girl Scouts baked & sold cookies for the first time in the windows of the Philadelphia Gas & Electric Co. here. This endeavor soon became a Philadelphia tradition. In 1936 the Girl Scouts of the U.S.A adopted the annual cookie sale as a national program.
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HM NumberHM1JRO
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Year Placed2001
Placed ByPennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, March 27th, 2015 at 5:01am PDT -07:00
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Photo Credits: [1] CAROLYN MARTIENSSEN  
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 486011 N 4422712
Decimal Degrees39.95443333, -75.16376667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 57.266', W 75° 9.826'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 57' 15.96" N, 75° 9' 49.56" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)215, 267, 484
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1400-1498 PA-3007, Philadelphia PA 19107, US
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