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Hammondsport in Steuben County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Glenn H. Curtiss

 
 
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By Howard C. Ohlhous, October 27, 2013
1. Glenn H. Curtiss Marker
Inscription.
Born Hammondsport 1878
early maker of motorcycle
and airplane engines - flew
successfully airplanes and
hydroplanes here 1908-1911

 
Erected 1957 by New York State Department of Education.
 
Location. 42° 23.856′ N, 77° 13.907′ W. Marker is in Hammondsport, New York, in Steuben County. Marker is on New York State Route 54, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. The marker is at the driveway entrance to the Glenn H. Curtiss Museum. Marker is in this post office area: Hammondsport NY 14840, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 7 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Cradle of Aviation (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Two Wheels on the Ground (approx. one mile away); An Astonishing Sight (approx. one mile away); Larger Than Life (approx. 1.3 miles away); Pulteney Square (approx. 6.3 miles away); Pioneer Burial Ground (approx. 6.3 miles away); Bath Theatre (approx. 6.5 miles away).
 
Also see . . .  Glenn Hammond Curtiss. (Submitted on October 27, 2013, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York.)
 
Additional keywords. Glenn
Glenn H. Curtiss Marker image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, October 27, 2013
2. Glenn H. Curtiss Marker
Curtiss Glen Curtiss

 
Categories. Air & Space
 
Glenn H. Curtiss image. Click for full size.
Library of Congress
3. Glenn H. Curtiss
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. This page has been viewed 302 times since then and 16 times this year. Last updated on , by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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