The Mackey House

The Mackey House (HM1NA9)

Location: West Branch, IA 52358 Cedar County
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Country: United States of America
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N 41° 40.252', W 91° 20.85'

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David Mackey, a local carpenter, built this house between 1868 and 1871. He lived in this home until 1876. Mackey also ran a butcher shop and served as mayor of West Branch in 1879 and postmaster in 1885.Built several years before his birth, this would have been a familiar landmark to young Herbert Hoover. Adaptive restoration of the Mackey House was completed in 1985.
HM NumberHM1NA9
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Date Added Wednesday, August 26th, 2015 at 1:02pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)15T E 637561 N 4614553
Decimal Degrees41.67086667, -91.34750000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 41° 40.252', W 91° 20.85'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds41° 40' 15.12" N, 91° 20' 51" W
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Area Code(s)319
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling North
Closest Postal AddressAt or near Poplar St, West Branch IA 52358, US
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