A.M.E. Book Concern

A.M.E. Book Concern (HM1KL8)

Location: Philadelphia, PA 19106 Philadelphia County
Country: United States of America

N 39° 56.641', W 75° 9.186'

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Here in 1836 a church related company began printing hymnals, religious materials, and works by Black authors of the period. In 1847 The Christian Recorder was published here. Bishop Benjamin Tucker Tanner was editor of the firm until 1884.
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HM NumberHM1KL8
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Year Placed1991
Placed ByPennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Wednesday, May 20th, 2015 at 10:01am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 486920 N 4421554
Decimal Degrees39.94401667, -75.15310000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 56.641', W 75° 9.186'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 56' 38.46" N, 75° 9' 11.16" W
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Area Code(s)267, 484, 215, 610
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 634 Pine St, Philadelphia PA 19106, US
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