(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.
|Placed By||Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission|
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|Date Added||Wednesday, May 20th, 2015 at 10:01am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 487828 N 4421997|
|Decimal Degrees||39.94801667, -75.14248333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 39° 56.881', W 75° 8.549'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||39° 56' 52.86" N, 75° 8' 32.94" W|
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|Area Code(s)||267, 484, 215, 610|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 101-123 S Front St, Philadelphia PA 19106, US|
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