Cyrus H. K. Curtis

Cyrus H. K. Curtis (HME5M)

Location: Wyncote, PA 19095 Montgomery County
Country: United States of America

N 40° 5.222', W 75° 8.937'

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Founder of Curtis Publishing Co., which published The Saturday Evening Post, Ladies' Home Journal and The Philadelphia Inquirer. Curtis came to Philadelphia for 1876 Centennial and remained. Lived near here at Lyndon, his home from 1891-1933. Only Curtis Hall (1903), the home's music room, remains. The grounds, designed by landscape architect Frederick Law Olmsted, form Curtis Arboretum, later acquired by Cheltenham Township for public use.
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HM NumberHME5M
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Year Placed2005
Placed ByPennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Thursday, October 2nd, 2014 at 3:11pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 487301 N 4437427
Decimal Degrees40.08703333, -75.14895000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 5.222', W 75° 8.937'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 5' 13.32" N, 75° 8' 56.22" W
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Area Code(s)215, 267
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1248-1250 Church Rd, Wyncote PA 19095, US
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