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Port Huron in Saint Clair County, Michigan — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Thomas Alva Edison

 
 
Thomas Alva Edison Monument image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 5, 2014
1. Thomas Alva Edison Monument
Thomas Edison Depot Museum at background left
Inscription.

[Bas relief panels highlight significant events in Edison's life, including]

Edison the railroad entrepreneur

Edison the young scientist

Edison inventions

 
Location. 42° 59.88′ N, 82° 25.555′ W. Marker is in Port Huron, Michigan, in Saint Clair County. Marker is on Thomas Edison Parkway south of the Bluewater Bridge to Sarnia (Interstate 69/94), on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 510 Thomas Edison Parkway, Port Huron MI 48060, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Underground Railroad (within shouting distance of this marker); Edison Homesite (within shouting distance of this marker); Wilderness Outpost (within shouting distance of this marker); Making Tracks (within shouting distance of this marker); All Aboard! (within shouting distance of this marker); Bridging the Blue Waters (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Ships on the St. Clair (about 300 feet away); Immigration (about 300 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Port Huron.
 
Also see . . .
1. Thomas Edison Depot Museum, Port Huron MI. (Submitted on August 7, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
Thomas Alva Edison Monument Relief image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 5, 2014
2. Thomas Alva Edison Monument Relief

2. The Biography of Thomas Edison. (Submitted on August 7, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. The Life of Thomas A. Edison. (Submitted on August 7, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
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Thomas Alva Edison Monument Relief image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 5, 2014
3. Thomas Alva Edison Monument Relief
Thomas Alva Edison Monument Relief image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 5, 2014
4. Thomas Alva Edison Monument Relief
Thomas Alva Edison Monument image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 5, 2014
5. Thomas Alva Edison Monument
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 223 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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