Edison National Historic Site, NJBuilt in 1908 with Edison Portland Cement, construction of this garage gave Thomas Edison experience in using concrete as a building material. Although it was built with conventional methods, Edison used the garage to help develop his own technique of constructing mass-produced, poured-concrete houses using iron molds.
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|Placed By||Edison National Historic Site, National Park Service|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Friday, September 26th, 2014 at 7:52am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18T E 564209 N 4515274|
|Decimal Degrees||40.78595000, -74.23898333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 40° 47.157', W 74° 14.339'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||40° 47' 9.42" N, 74° 14' 20.34" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 5 Honeysuckle Ave, West Orange NJ 07052, US|
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