Near Niagara Falls in Niagara County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
July 10, 1850 Smiljan Yugoslavia -
January 7, 1943 New York
Erected by State of New York Parks Department.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & Commerce • Science & Medicine.
Location. Marker has been permanently removed. It was located near 43° 4.978′ N, 79° 4.261′ W. Marker was near Niagara Falls, New York, in Niagara County. Marker could 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 was 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 location. 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); Niagara River Corridor Important Bird Area (about 300 feet away); The Cave of the WindsCave of the Winds and Bridal Veil Falls (about 400 feet away); World's First Hydroelectric Power Plant (about 400 feet away); The Power Portal (about 500 feet away); Goat Island (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Niagara Falls.
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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.)
Credits. This page was last revised on March 27, 2020. It was originally submitted on July 6, 2014, by Keith S Smith of West Chester, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 391 times since then and 29 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 6, 2014, by Keith S Smith of West Chester, Pennsylvania. 3. submitted on March 27, 2020, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.