Thomas Edison's Menlo Park Office and Library

Thomas Edison's Menlo Park Office and Library (HM1HRW)

Location: Dearborn, MI 48124 Wayne County
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Country: United States of America
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N 42° 18.307', E 83° 13.567'

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Thomas Edison knew how to make an impression. He had his office built from brick so people would think he was running a strong, profitable business.

Thomas Edison needed people with a variety of talents to keep his "invention factory" running.
Thomas Edison's office staff on the first floor of this building took care of business issues such as accounting and correspondence. They worked alongside employees who dealt with all the reporters who visited. Others created drawings for Edison's patents. Edison and his personal secretary kept an office in the research library on the second floor.
Built in 1929 in Greenfield Village, Replica of original office and library.
Placed ByThe Henry Ford
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Date Added Tuesday, November 11th, 2014 at 3:02pm PST -08:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17T E 316517 N 4686053
Decimal Degrees42.30511667, -83.22611667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 42° 18.307', E 83° 13.567'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds42° 18' 18.42" N, 83° 13' 34.02" E
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Area Code(s)313, 248
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling North
Closest Postal AddressAt or near Christie Street, Dearborn MI 48124, US
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