—John Massey Rhind —A pioneer in modern marketing and advertising, John Wanamaker (1838-1922) founded the nearby emporium that bore his name for more than a century. At Wanamaker's, one of the earliest department stores in the nation, he created and popularized the money-back guarantee, a fixed-price system, and other consumer benefits that became industry standards. He was also a philanthropist who contributed to many civic causes.
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|Date Added||Tuesday, August 29th, 2017 at 7:02am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 486099 N 4422512|
|Decimal Degrees||39.95263333, -75.16273333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 39° 57.158', W 75° 9.764'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||39° 57' 9.4800000000001" N, 75° 9' 45.84" W|
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|Area Code(s)||215, 267, 484|
|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling South|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 2-6 PA-611, Philadelphia PA 19107, US|
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