Samuel Barber

Samuel Barber (HM541)

Location: West Chester, PA 19382 Chester County
Country: United States of America

N 39° 57.472', W 75° 36.263'

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(1910 - 1981)

Boyhood home of this composer of orchestral and vocal works, including the "Adagio for Strings" and Knoxville; Summer of 1915." Won Pulitzer Prizes in music, 1958 & 1963. Graduate, Curtis Institute. He wrote West Chester High's Alma Mater song.
HM NumberHM541
Year Placed1996
Placed ByPennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission
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Date Added Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014 at 11:52am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 448378 N 4423255
Decimal Degrees39.95786667, -75.60438333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 57.472', W 75° 36.263'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 57' 28.32" N, 75° 36' 15.78" W
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Area Code(s)610, 484
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 101 S Church St, West Chester PA 19382, US
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