William Whipper

William Whipper (HM1K2G)

Location: Philadelphia, PA 19147 Philadelphia County
Country: United States of America

N 39° 56.62', W 75° 9.442'

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(1804?-1876)

A founder, American Moral Reform Society, he edited its journal, 1838-39. Active in the Underground Railroad, he aided hundreds of slaves passing through Columbia, Pa., 1847-60. Conducted lumber business in Columbia and this city. Later lived here.
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HM NumberHM1K2G
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Year Placed1992
Placed ByPennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission
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Date Added Monday, April 20th, 2015 at 6:01pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 486556 N 4421516
Decimal Degrees39.94366667, -75.15736667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 56.62', W 75° 9.442'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 56' 37.2" N, 75° 9' 26.52" W
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Area Code(s)215, 267
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 900-948 Lombard St, Philadelphia PA 19147, US
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