Anna Howard Shaw

Anna Howard Shaw (HM1KJG)

Location: Media, PA 19063 Delaware County
Country: United States of America

N 39° 54.358', W 75° 23.794'

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A doctor and theologian, Shaw was national lecturer for the National American Women's Suffrage Association and a colleague of Susan B. Anthony. As head of the Women's Committee of the US Council of National Defense she coordinated all women's defense activities during WWI and was awarded the Distinguished Service Medal for her efforts. She lived near here from 1908 until her death, just before ratification of the Women's Suffrage Amendment.
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Placed ByPennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission
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Date Added Monday, May 18th, 2015 at 2:02pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 466102 N 4417395
Decimal Degrees39.90596667, -75.39656667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 54.358', W 75° 23.794'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 54' 21.48" N, 75° 23' 47.64" W
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Area Code(s)484, 610
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 701 S Ridley Creek Rd, Media PA 19063, US
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