J. Horace McFarland

J. Horace McFarland (HM3PK)

Location: Harrisburg, PA 93514 Dauphin County
Country: United States of America

N 40° 16.081', W 76° 53.573'

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(1859 - 1948)

Printer, horticulturist, conservationist, and "City Beautiful advocate. President, American Civic Association, 1904-24, and editor, "American Rose Annual," 1916-43. He worked successfully for preservation of Niagara Falls and creation of the National Park Service. McFarland stressed the duty of civic leaders to build a beautiful, healthful environment. his Breeze Hill home and gardens were in Harrisburg's Bellevue Park.
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HM NumberHM3PK
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Year Placed1995
Placed ByPennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Saturday, September 6th, 2014 at 9:30pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 339052 N 4459223
Decimal Degrees40.26801667, -76.89288333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 16.081', W 76° 53.573'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 16' 4.86" N, 76° 53' 34.38" W
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Area Code(s)760
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 10418 Capital Area Greenbelt, Harrisburg PA 93514, US
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