William H. Mortensen

William H. Mortensen (HMZJF)

Location: Hartford, CT 06103 Hartford County
Country: United States of America

N 41° 45.907', W 72° 40.087'

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William H.
Mortensen
Riverfront Plaza
July 15, 1903 - October 6, 1990
This plaza is dedicated in honor of William "Bill" Mortensen - whose life is an inspiration to a new generation of Hartford residents. Born in Hartford, Bill Mortensen graduated from Hartford High School, and became one of the city's leading citizens.
He served as Managing Director of the Bushnell Memorial for 40 years. He was director of several corporations, including Heublein, Inc. and the National Fire Insurance Co. He was Hartford's mayor from 1943 to 1945 and held numerous other positions including State Senator, Chairman of the State Development Commission, a Commissioner of the Metropolitan District Commission and president of the Hartford Public Library.
We are pleased to honor his many contributions to Hartford as we welcome you to the William H. Mortensen Riverfront Plaza.
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Date Added Thursday, October 2nd, 2014 at 5:06am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 693835 N 4626326
Decimal Degrees41.76511667, -72.66811667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 41° 45.907', W 72° 40.087'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds41° 45' 54.42" N, 72° 40' 5.22" W
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Area Code(s)860, 203
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 208-254 Riverwalk N, Hartford CT 06103, US
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