(1862-1941)A prominent African American Republican who as legislator sponsored a statewide civil rights bill in 1921 that served as a model for future efforts. He was a philanthropist, a founder of Eden Cemetery and Mercy Hospital, and editor of the Odd Fellows' Journal. Asbury resided here.
|Placed By||Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Friday, May 22nd, 2015 at 10:03am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 485342 N 4421176|
|Decimal Degrees||39.94058333, -75.17156667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 39° 56.435', W 75° 10.294'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||39° 56' 26.1" N, 75° 10' 17.64" W|
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|Area Code(s)||215, 267|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 1710 Christian St, Philadelphia PA 19146, US|
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