Baddeck in Victoria County, Nova Scotia — The Atlantic Provinces
Alexander Graham Bell
Teacher of the deaf
Humanitarian and inventor,
Became the first member of The Telephone Pioneers of America,
On November, 2, 1911.
The Telephone Pioneers of America,
Are proud to dedicate this cairn
To his memory.
August 19, 1978.
Alexander Graham Bell,
Professeur auprès des sourds,
Humaniste et inventeur
Est devenu le premier membre
du Téléphone d’Amérique,
le 2 Novembre, 1911.
du Téléphone d’Amérique
sont fiers de dédier ce monument
à sa memoire.
le 19 août, 1978
Erected 1978 by Telephone Pioneers of America.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Communications.
Location. 46° 6.2′ N, 60° 44.716′ W. Marker is in Baddeck, Nova Scotia, in Victoria County. Marker is on Chebucto Street (Nova Scotia Route 205). Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 559 Chebucto Street, Baddeck, Nova Scotia B0E 1B0, Canada. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of Alexander Graham Bell National Historic Park (within shouting distance of this marker); The First Airplane Flight in Canada (within shouting distance of this marker); First Flight by a British Subject in the British Empire (within shouting distance of this marker); Women, the War Effort and Winning the Right to Vote (about 120 meters away, measured in a direct line); Canada's Hundred Days and Armistice 1918 (about 120 meters away); First Aeroplane Flight (approx. 0.6 kilometers away); William Kidston (approx. 0.6 kilometers away); History of Baddeck (approx. 0.7 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Baddeck.
More about this marker. The cairn is located beside the Alexander Graham Bell National Historic Site visitors centre.
Also see . . . Alexander Graham Bell - Wikipedia. Alexander Graham Bell (March 3, 1847 – August 2, 1922) was an eminent Scottish-born scientist, inventor, engineer and innovator who is credited with inventing the first practical telephone... Many other inventions marked Bell's later life, including groundbreaking work in optical telecommunications, hydrofoils and aeronautics. In 1888, Bell became one of the founding members of the National Geographic Society. (Submitted on December 30, 2014, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on December 30, 2014, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. This page has been viewed 486 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on December 30, 2014, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. 5. submitted on October 28, 2015, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.