Thomas Alva Edison Birthplace

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Thomas A. Edison Birthplace
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Thomas Alva Edison Birthplace
Thomas Alva Edison Birthplace is located in Ohio
Thomas Alva Edison Birthplace
Location 9 Edison Drive
Milan, Ohio
Coordinates 41°17′52.76″N 82°36′18.19″W / 41.2979889°N 82.6050528°W / 41.2979889; -82.6050528Coordinates: 41°17′52.76″N 82°36′18.19″W / 41.2979889°N 82.6050528°W / 41.2979889; -82.6050528
Area less than one acre
Built 1841
Governing body Edison Birthplace Association, Inc.
NRHP Reference # 66000608[1]
Added to NRHP October 15, 1966[1]

Thomas Alva Edison Birthplace is the historic house in which the American inventor Thomas Alva Edison was born on February 11, 1847. It is located at 9 Edison Drive in Milan, Ohio, in the United States. On October 15, 1966, it was added to the National Register of Historic Places and declared a National Historic Landmark. It is now the Edison Birthplace Museum.

See also[edit]

Thomas Edison as a boy
Fall of 2008

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2010-07-09. 

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