Gerald R. Ford Historical

Gerald R. Ford Historical (HM1VXE)

Location: Grand Rapids, MI 49504 Kent County
Country: United States of America

N 42° 58.084', W 85° 40.618'

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1913 - 2006

President of the United States1974 -1977Vice President of the United States1973 - 1974United States House of Representatives1949 - 1973United States Navy1942 - 1946I am acutely awarethat you have not elected meas your president with your ballots,and so I ask you to confirm meas your president with your prayersI have not campaigned for eitherthe presidency or the vice presidency.I am indebted to no man,and only to one woman - my dear wife -as I begin this very difficult job.
- President Gerald R. FordSwearing-in AddressAugust 9, 1974
God has been good to America, especially during difficult times.At the time of the Civil WarHe gave us Abraham Lincoln,and at the time of Watergate,He gave us Gerald Ford -the right man at the right timewho was able to put our nationback together again
- The Honorable Thomas P. "Tip" O'NeillSpeaker, U.S. House of Representatives
Our Constitution works; our great republic is a government of lawsand not of men, here the people rule. - President Gerald R. FordSwearing-in AddressAugust 9, 1974
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16T E 607894 N 4758117
Decimal Degrees42.96806667, -85.67696667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 42° 58.084', W 85° 40.618'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds42° 58' 5.04" N, 85° 40' 37.08" W
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Area Code(s)616
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 220 Front Ave NW, Grand Rapids MI 49504, US
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