The Chrysler BuildingThe tall design, thick "I" beams and a mix of different sized pieces mark this as one of the first factory buildings constructed by the ODIS — probably in the early 1900's. OIDS was famous for is advanced metallurgy and fine casting important in fabricating complex structures like heat exchangers. During WW I the hatches for tanks were made for Chrysler Motors and the structure became known as the "Chrysler Building".
|Placed By||James River Park System|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Thursday, October 16th, 2014 at 12:32am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 283542 N 4156633|
|Decimal Degrees||37.53130000, -77.44971667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 37° 31.878', W 77° 26.983'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||37° 31' 52.68" N, 77° 26' 58.98" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Area Code(s)||804, 757|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 205 U.S. 1, Richmond VA 23224, US|
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