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John M. Phillips (1861-1953)
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Historic Markers
N 40° 23.311 W 079° 59.109
17T E 586135 N 4471373
Quick Description: Definitely, recommend taking the main roads only, the side streets are extremely dangerous for certain vehicles / type of drivers.
Location: Pennsylvania, United States
Date Posted: 4/9/2017 6:14:27 PM
Waymark Code: WMVEXB
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member unimoggers
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Long Description:
Creator of the state game land system. Known as the Pennsylvania System, it was a model throughout the nation. Phillips helped establish the Pa. Game Commission. A conservationist, industrialist, and engineer, he was among the first to introduce Boy Scouting in Pa. His home was here.
Marker Name: John M. Phillips (1861-1953)

County: Allegheny

Date Dedicated: 10/31/2009

Marker Type: City

Location: St. Pius X Byzantine Catholic Church, 2336 Brownsville Rd., Pittsburgh

Category: Government & Politics 19th Century, Government & Politics 20th Century, Professions & Vocations

Website: Not listed

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