Lorenzo L. Langstroth

Lorenzo L. Langstroth (HM1KL7)

Location: Philadelphia, PA 19106 Philadelphia County
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Country: United States of America
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N 39° 56.881', W 75° 8.549'

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(1810-1895)

Born here, Langstroth revolutionized the beekeeping industry with his 1852 patented moveable frame hive and his manual, The Hive and the Honey-Bee. Both remain in use today. His innovations advanced beekeeping, pollination, and honey production worldwide.
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HM NumberHM1KL7
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Year Placed2010
Placed ByPennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission
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Date Added Wednesday, May 20th, 2015 at 10:01am PDT -07:00
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Photo Credits: [1] CAROLYN MARTIENSSEN  
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 487828 N 4421997
Decimal Degrees39.94801667, -75.14248333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 56.881', W 75° 8.549'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 56' 52.86" N, 75° 8' 32.94" W
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Area Code(s)267, 484, 215, 610
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 101-123 S Front St, Philadelphia PA 19106, US
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