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Hammondsport in Steuben County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Glenn H. Curtiss

 
 
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By Howard C. Ohlhous, October 27, 2013
1. Glenn H. Curtiss Marker
Inscription.
Born Hammondsport 1878
early maker of motorcycle
and airplane engines - flew
successfully airplanes and
hydroplanes here 1908-1911

 
Erected 1957 by New York State Department of Education.
 
Location. 42° 23.856′ N, 77° 13.907′ W. Marker is in Hammondsport, New York, in Steuben County. Marker is on New York State Route 54, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. The marker is at the driveway entrance to the Glenn H. Curtiss Museum. Marker is in this post office area: Hammondsport NY 14840, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Cradle of Aviation (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Two Wheels on the Ground (approx. one mile away); An Astonishing Sight (approx. one mile away); Larger Than Life (approx. 1.3 miles away); Glenn Hammond Curtiss (approx. 1.4 miles away); Gallows Hill (approx. 5.6 miles away); Chateau Frank (approx. 5.6 miles away); Pulteney Square (approx. 6.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hammondsport.
 
Also see . . .  Glenn Hammond Curtiss. (Submitted on October 27, 2013, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York.)
 
Additional keywords.
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By Howard C. Ohlhous, October 27, 2013
2. Glenn H. Curtiss Marker
Glenn Curtiss Glen Curtiss
 
Categories. Air & Space
 
Glenn H. Curtiss image. Click for full size.
Library of Congress
3. Glenn H. Curtiss
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 27, 2013, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. This page has been viewed 323 times since then and 37 times this year. Last updated on October 29, 2013, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on October 27, 2013, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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