Home of Philo T. Farnsworth

Home of Philo T. Farnsworth (HM18B8)

Location: Fort Wayne, IN 46805 Allen County
Country: United States of America

N 41° 5.77', W 85° 7.8'

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Home 1948-1967 of Farnsworth, inventor of television. Farnsworth (1906-1971) was instrumental in perfecting the image formation mechanism which enabled the first effective image transmission in 1927. Farnsworth Radio and Television Corporation in Fort Wayne 1938-1949.
HM NumberHM18B8
Series This marker is part of the Indiana: Indiana State Historical Bureau Markers series
Marker Number02.1992.1
Year Placed1992
Placed ByIndiana Historical Bureau
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Sunday, October 5th, 2014 at 2:40pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16T E 657044 N 4551117
Decimal Degrees41.09616667, -85.13000000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 41° 5.77', W 85° 7.8'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds41° 5' 46.20" N, 85° 7' 48.00" W
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Area Code(s)260
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 2211-2299 St Joe Blvd, Fort Wayne IN 46805, US
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