(1891-1956)Prominent lawyer, business executive, and civic and political leader, Margiotti was appointed Pennsylvania Attorney General, 1935-1938, by Governor George Earle. He was among the first Italian Americans to hold such a post in the United States. He was the Republican candidate for Governor in 1934. He practiced law in Pittsburgh and donated services to defend immigrant workers. A native of Punxsutawney, Margiotti is interred here at Calvary Cemetery.
|Placed By||Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Tuesday, September 30th, 2014 at 5:58pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||17T E 669166 N 4533576|
|Decimal Degrees||40.93581667, -78.99055000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 40° 56.149', W 78° 59.433'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||40° 56' 8.94" N, 78° 59' 25.98" W|
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|Area Code(s)||814, 724|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 508 S Main St, Punxsutawney PA 15767, US|
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