Historic Handshake

Historic Handshake (HM22CQ)

Location: Claremont, NH 03743 Sullivan County
Country: United States of America

N 43° 21.791', W 72° 21.152'

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On June 11, 1995, President William Jefferson Clinton and Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives Newt Gingrich met at the invitation of the Congress of Claremont Senior Citizens, Inc. to debate issues affecting senior citizens. During the debate, the political foes shook hands and pledged to create a bi-partisan commission to study federal limits on lobbying and the financing of election campaigns. This famous "handshake" on campaign finance reform was carried live on television and received widespread media coverage including front page attention in newspapers nationwide.
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HM NumberHM22CQ
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Year Placed2003
Placed ByNew Hampshire Division of Historical Resources
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Sunday, October 29th, 2017 at 4:01pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 714519 N 4804551
Decimal Degrees43.36318333, -72.35253333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 43° 21.791', W 72° 21.152'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds43° 21' 47.46" N, 72° 21' 9.1200000000001" W
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Area Code(s)603
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling West
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 57-63 Maple Ave, Claremont NH 03743, US
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