Literary Landmark

Literary Landmark (HMYS8)

Location: New Orleans, LA 70116 Orleans Parish
Country: United States of America

N 29° 57.434', W 90° 3.824'

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540 St. Peter

Residence in the 1920s of Sherwood Anderson, author of "Winesburg, Ohio." While living here, Anderson hosted literary salons that powered the careers of William Faulkner, Gertrude Stein, Carl Sandburg and John Dos Passos.

Dedicated January 9, 1998 by Friends of Libraries USA and Friends of the New Orleans Public Library.
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HM NumberHMYS8
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Year Placed1998
Placed ByFriends of Libraries USA/Friends of the New Orleans Public Library
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Date Added Friday, October 24th, 2014 at 6:58am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)15R E 783380 N 3317674
Decimal Degrees29.95723333, -90.06373333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 29° 57.434', W 90° 3.824'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds29° 57' 26.04" N, 90° 3' 49.44" W
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Area Code(s)504
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 500-598 St Peter St, New Orleans LA 70116, US
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