Mother Jones

Mother Jones (HM1JRY)

Location: Philadelphia, PA 19107 Philadelphia County
Country: United States of America
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N 39° 57.153', W 75° 9.846'

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(1830-1930)

Mary Harris Jones began the March of the Factory Children here, July 1903, to dramatize the need for child labor legislation. Born in Ireland, Jones was an organizer and inspiring presence in the U.S. coal, steel, and textile labor movements.
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HM NumberHM1JRY
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Year Placed1994
Placed ByPennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission
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Date Added Friday, March 27th, 2015 at 9:05am PDT -07:00
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Photo Credits: [1] CAROLYN MARTIENSSEN  
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 485982 N 4422503
Decimal Degrees39.95255000, -75.16410000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 57.153', W 75° 9.846'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 57' 9.18" N, 75° 9' 50.76" W
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Area Code(s)215, 267, 484
Closest Postal AddressAt or near , Philadelphia PA 19107, US
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