Milan in Erie County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Birthplace of Thomas A. Edison
Erected 2002 by The Ohio Bicentennial Commission, The Longaberger Company, The Edison Birthplace Association, Inc., and The Ohio Historical Society. (Marker Number 20-22.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Ohio Historical Society / The Ohio History Connection marker series.
Location. 41° 18′ N, 82° 36.267′ W. Marker is in Milan, Ohio, in Erie County. Marker is on North Edison Drive 0.1 miles north of Front Street, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. This marker is located in front of the Edison Birthplace Museum. Marker is at or near this postal address: 9 North Edison Drive, Milan OH 44846, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. Edison Recalls Milan (a few steps from this marker); Milan Canal Basin (within shouting distance of this marker); Milan (approx. 0.2 miles away); Erie County (approx. 0.2 miles away); Camp Avery / County Seat (approx. 2.6 miles away); The Wright House and the Underground Railroad/Old Main Street (approx. 7 miles away); Old Perkins Cemetery (approx. 7.3 miles away); Historic Roadway (approx. 7½ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Milan.
Also see . . . Edison Birthplace Museum. (Submitted on January 27, 2011, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.)
Categories. • Science & Medicine •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 25, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 532 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on August 27, 2013, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. 2. submitted on January 29, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. 3, 4, 5. submitted on November 16, 2015, by Denise Boose of Tehachapi, California. 6, 7. submitted on November 17, 2015. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.