Chanute - Wright MemorialBorn in Paris in 1832, Octave Chanute immigrated to the U.S. at the age of six. Even with no education in engineering, he would become one of the foremost engineers of the 19th Century through involvement in railroading, bridge building, construction, aviation and wood preservation. Chanute may be best known for his work in aviation.
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|Date Added||Sunday, September 14th, 2014 at 1:19pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||15S E 283704 N 4173314|
|Decimal Degrees||37.68155000, -95.45281667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 37° 40.893', W 95° 27.169'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||37° 40' 53.58" N, 95° 27' 10.14" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 27 W Main St, Chanute KS 66720, US|
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