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Near Niagara Falls in Niagara County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Nikola Tesla

 
 
Nikola Tesla Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Keith S Smith, July 1, 2014
1. Nikola Tesla Memorial
Inscription.  
Nikola Tesla
Inventor
July 10, 1850 Smiljan Yugoslavia -
January 7, 1943 New York

 
Erected by State of New York Parks Department.
 
Location. 43° 4.978′ N, 79° 4.261′ W. Marker is near Niagara Falls, New York, in Niagara County. Marker can be reached from Goat Island Road, on the right. Statue has been relocated to an overlook area near the Cave of the Winds and the stairs to Luna Island. The statue is now situated such that it overlooks the gorge. GPS updated. 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 (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Power of Niagara (about 300 feet away); Niagara River Corridor Important Bird Area (about 300 feet away); The Cave of the Winds (about 400 feet
Nikola Tesla image. Click for full size.
By Keith S Smith, July 1, 2014
2. Nikola Tesla
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.
 
Related marker. Click here for another marker that is related to this marker.
 
Also see . . .  Nikola Tesla - Wikipedia. Nikola Tesla once worked for Thomas Edison - but they became arch enemies over a dispute involving money. - The Tesla electric car is named in his honor (Submitted on July 10, 2014, by Keith S Smith of West Chester, Pennsylvania.) 
 
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More. Search the internet for Nikola Tesla.
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 27, 2019. This page originally submitted on July 6, 2014, by Keith S Smith of West Chester, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 328 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 6, 2014, by Keith S Smith of West Chester, Pennsylvania. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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