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Shenandoah in Page County, Iowa — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

John V. Atanasoff

Ames, Iowa

 
 
John V. Atanasoff Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 2, 2015
1. John V. Atanasoff Marker
Inscription.

Invented the computer

 
Location. 40° 45.963′ N, 95° 22.215′ W. Marker is in Shenandoah, Iowa, in Page County. Marker is on Sheridan Avenue west of Willow Street when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is in the sidewalk. Marker is at or near this postal address: 403 West Sheridan Avenue, Shenandoah IA 51601, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Nurseries of Shenandoah (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Early Settlers of Southwestern Iowa (about 500 feet away); The Tower Clock (about 500 feet away); Julian Dubuque (about 500 feet away); Civil War Memorial (about 500 feet away); A Tradition of Innovation in Agriculture (about 600 feet away); Women's Christian Temperance Union Fountain (about 600 feet away); American Veterans Memorial (about 600 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Shenandoah.
 
More about this marker. Marker is part of Shenandoah's Iowa Walk of Fame.
 
Also see . . .
1. John V. Atanasoff Biography. (Submitted on August 26, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. John Vincent Atanasoff: The father of the computer. (Submitted on August 26, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
John V. Atanasoff Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 2, 2015
2. John V. Atanasoff Marker
Looking west along Sheridan Avenue

3. John Atanasoff: The man who invented the computer. (Submitted on August 26, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 151 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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