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Nikola Tesla

 
 
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By Bill Coughlin, September 17, 2019
1. Nikola Tesla Marker
Inscription.  
Nikola Tesla
1856 – 1943
Inventor of Alternating
Current Induction Motor

Members of the working group
through whose efforts this statue was
erected and dedicated
July 23, 1976

Niagara Frontier State Park & Recreation Committee Staff
H. Emmet Brodower Raymond Rosoducki Mario J. Prastro
John R. Seager Donald Sweatman

Niagara Mohawk Power Corporation
Robert M. Cleary, Jr. Norman E. Crowe, Jr. E. Alfred Coborne

Westinghouse Electric Corporation
Douglas A. Deldecos David Frilland

Government of Yugoslavia
Vasa Veskovic, Consul General Miladin Lelic Davorin Hotks Miloje Popovic

Yugoslav – American Bicentennial Committee
Bogdan Maglich

Buffalo World Hospitality Association
Steven Knezevich

Higgins Construction Company
Charles Fink

Canisius College
Jerome D. Wichlac

Niagara Frontier State Park & Recreation Commission
George M. Martin, Chairman
Edward A. Atwill Jack E. Cellman Clarence A. Hackett Paul A. Schoellkopf Bruno A. Scrufari George J. Trimper

 
Erected
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By Bill Coughlin, September 17, 2019
2. Nikola Tesla Marker
1976.
 
Location. 43° 4.973′ N, 79° 4.249′ W. Marker is in Niagara Falls, New York, in Niagara County. Marker can be reached from Goat Island Road. Marker is located on Goat Island, near the stairs to Luna Island and the Bridal Veil Falls. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Niagara Falls NY 14303, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Luna Island (a few steps from this marker); a different marker also named Nikola Tesla (a few steps from this marker); Cave of the Winds Elevator (within shouting distance of this marker); Niagara River Corridor Important Bird Area (within shouting distance of this marker); The Power of Niagara (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Cave of the Winds (about 400 feet away); Cave of the Winds and Bridal Veil Falls (about 400 feet away); World's First Hydroelectric Power Plant (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Niagara Falls.
 
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Nikola Tesla Statue image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, September 17, 2019
3. Nikola Tesla Statue
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on November 27, 2019. This page originally submitted on September 29, 2019, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 38 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on September 29, 2019, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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