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Financial District in Manhattan in New York County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

July 15, 1938

 
 
July 15, 1938 Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Devry Becker Jones (CC0), November 4, 2022
1. July 15, 1938 Marker
Inscription.  Howard Hughes and crew for their record breaking flight around the world (3 days, 19 hours, 8 minutes)
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Air & Space. In addition, it is included in the New York, Broadway - The Canyon of Heroes series list. A significant historical date for this entry is July 15, 1938.
 
Location. 40° 42.377′ N, 74° 0.783′ W. Marker is in Manhattan, New York, in New York County. It is in the Financial District. Marker is on Broadway north of Morris Street, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 39 Broadway, New York NY 10006, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. August 5, 1938 (here, next to this marker); August 1, 1933 (here, next to this marker); July 21, 1933 (here, next to this marker); May 1, 1939 (here, next to this marker); July 26, 1933 (here, next to this marker); September 3, 1936 (a few steps from this marker); McComb Mansion (a few steps from this marker); June 20, 1932 (a few steps from this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Manhattan.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 31, 2023. It was originally submitted on November 6, 2022, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 19 times since then. Photo   1. submitted on November 6, 2022, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.

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Jan. 31, 2023