Jessie Field Shambaugh

Jessie Field Shambaugh (HM1NHY)

Location: Clarinda, IA 51632 Page County
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Country: United States of America
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N 40° 43.31', W 95° 2.252'

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(1881 - 1971)

In 1901, as a country school teacher, Jessie Field created practical farm and home courses for her students as part of the regular curriculum. Later, as superintendent of Page County schools, she expanded these clubs and camps to include all rural students. By 1912, she used the 3H and later the 4H emblem, and she is known as one of the earliest 4H leaders in the United States. As teacher, superintendent, author, and National YMCA Secretary for Rural Work, Mrs. Shambaugh pioneered one of the greatest youth movements of modern times.
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HM NumberHM1NHY
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Year Placed1977
Placed ByIowa State Historical Department Division of the State Historical Society and the Page Historical Society
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Date Added Tuesday, September 1st, 2015 at 9:02pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)15T E 327916 N 4509875
Decimal Degrees40.72183333, -95.03753333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 43.31', W 95° 2.252'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 43' 18.6" N, 95° 2' 15.12" W
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Area Code(s)712
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling North
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1324 S 16th St, Clarinda IA 51632, US
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