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Shrine to Wm Atkinson Jones
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member pud & pop
N 37° 57.474 W 076° 45.315
18S E 345799 N 4202597
Quick Description: Shrine to Wm. Atkinson Jones
Location: Virginia, United States
Date Posted: 2/8/2008 3:42:38 AM
Waymark Code: WM34C9
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member cache_test_dummies
Views: 26

Long Description:
Shrine and grave site of Wm. Atkinson Jones, St. Johns Church,78 Beleville Lane, Warsaw, VA 22572.
Description:
Jones was elected to thirteen consecutive congresses beginning in 1891, he served as Chairman of the House Committee on Insular Affairs, which had jurisdiction over areas including the Philippines and Puerto Rico, and is best remembered as the House sponsor of the Jones Act. Which promised ultimate independence to the Philippines.


Date of birth: 03/21/1849

Date of death: 04/17/1918

Area of notoriety: Politics

Marker Type: Monument

Setting: Outdoor

Fee required?: No

Visiting Hours/Restrictions: Not listed

Web site: Not listed

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