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Jan Czochralski

1885 - 1953

— Academy of Superheroes —

 
 
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Photographed By Devry Becker Jones (CC0), circa December 30, 2022
1. Jan Czochralski Marker
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The inventor of the metal allow that revolutionized the railroad.

The author of the method of obtaining silicon crystals that made the development of electronics possible.

A philanthropist and patron of the arts, he financed the reconstruction of Chopin's mansion and excavations in Biskupin.
 
Erected 2022 by Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Washington, D.C.; Nauka; "Science. I Like It" Foundation.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Arts, Letters, MusicCharity & Public WorkIndustry & CommerceScience & Medicine.
 
Location. 38° 55.481′ N, 77° 2.199′ W. Marker is in Northwest Washington in Washington, District of Columbia. It is in Adams Morgan. Marker is at the intersection of 16th Street Northwest and Fuller Street Northwest, on the right when traveling south on 16th Street Northwest. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Washington DC 20009, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Ernest Malinowski (here, next to this marker); Jacek Karpiński (here, next
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to this marker); Polska (here, next to this marker); Maria Czaplicka (here, next to this marker); Henryk Arctowski (here, next to this marker); Embassy of the Republic of Poland / Polish-U.S. Diplomatic Relations (here, next to this marker); Rudolf Weigl (here, next to this marker); Ignacy Łukasiewicz (here, next to this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Northwest Washington.
 
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Photographed By Devry Becker Jones (CC0), circa December 30, 2022
2. Academy of Superheroes markers
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 30, 2023. It was originally submitted on November 10, 2022, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 72 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 30, 2022, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.
 
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