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Dayton in Montgomery County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Site of Dayton's First Electric Generating Station

1883 - 1897

 
 
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By William Fischer, Jr., December 5, 2009
1. Site of Dayton's First Electric Generating Station
Inscription.
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Location. 39° 45.956′ N, 84° 11.966′ W. Marker is in Dayton, Ohio, in Montgomery County. Marker is at the intersection of Riverview Avenue and Interstate 75, on the right when traveling east on Riverview Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Dayton OH 45405, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Dayton Masonic Temple (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Newcom Tavern (approx. 0.4 miles away); Steele High School (approx. 0.4 miles away); Montgomery County Civil War Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); Josephine and Hermene Schwarz (approx. 0.4 miles away); Paul Laurence Dunbar (approx. half a mile away); "The History of the World is the Biography of Great Men" (approx. half a mile away); Victoria Theater (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Dayton.
 
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Site of Dayton's First Electric Generating Station image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 5, 2009
2. Site of Dayton's First Electric Generating Station
Site of Dayton's First Electric Generating Station image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 5, 2009
3. Site of Dayton's First Electric Generating Station
I-75 overpass in background.
Site of Dayton's First Electric Generating Station image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 5, 2009
4. Site of Dayton's First Electric Generating Station
Looking west toward Dayton Art Institute.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 14, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 465 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on December 14, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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