(1917-2006)Pennsylvania State Senator, 1959-63, Lieutenant Governor, 1963-67, and Governor, 1967-71. The 1874 state charter was substantially reformed at a constitutional convention during his term. He promoted improvements in welfare, transportation, education, and environment, and public sector unionization. He became counsel to Vice-President Rockefeller and chair of the US/China Committee. A World War II veteran and Allegheny College president, his first law office was here.
|Placed By||Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Tuesday, September 30th, 2014 at 10:55pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||17T E 570817 N 4609936|
|Decimal Degrees||41.63801667, -80.14970000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 41° 38.281', W 80° 8.982'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||41° 38' 16.86" N, 80° 8' 58.92" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 909-939 Diamond Park Square, Meadville PA 16335, US|
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