First Edison Hyrdoelectric System in America

First Edison Hyrdoelectric System in America (HMDR1)

Location: Appleton, WI 54915 Outagamie County
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Country: United States of America
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N 44° 15.47', W 88° 23.836'

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On this site November 25, 1882 the Appleton Edison Light Co. began operating the first Edison Hyrdoelectric System in America.

Plaque donated to Outagamie County Historical Society by the family of Harold F. Parish November, 1979
HM NumberHMDR1
Year Placed1979
Placed ByThe family of Harold F. Parish
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Date Added Wednesday, October 15th, 2014 at 2:04am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16T E 388461 N 4901459
Decimal Degrees44.25783333, -88.39726667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 44° 15.47', W 88° 23.836'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds44° 15' 28.20" N, 88° 23' 50.16" W
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Area Code(s)920
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 500-598 S Vulcan St, Appleton WI 54915, US
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