David Robert Coker 1870-1938

David Robert Coker 1870-1938 (HMPIR)

Location: Hartsville, SC 29550 Darlington County
Country: United States of America

N 34° 22.65', W 80° 4.268'

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Known world-wide for developing new varieties and for perfecting superior strains of agricultural crops (including cotton), Coker, for years was pres. Pedigreed Seed Co., chartered 1918. He was intendant (mayor) of Hartsville 1900-1901; member National Agricultural Advisory Commission; trustee of University SC and Coker College. His 1916 home here is now part of Coker College.
Marker Number16-28
Year Placed1992
Placed ByHartsville Centennial Commission
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Date Added Thursday, October 23rd, 2014 at 8:43am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 585398 N 3804404
Decimal Degrees34.37750000, -80.07113333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 34° 22.65', W 80° 4.268'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds34° 22' 39.00" N, 80° 4' 16.08" W
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Area Code(s)843, 803
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 213 E Home Ave, Hartsville SC 29550, US
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