Birthplace of Modern Electricity

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18-22 Eagle St
Albany, NY 12210
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Birthplace of modern electricity
Here discovering magnetic induction, Joseph Henry pioneered the telegraph and electric motor, 1829-31

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State Education Department – 1940

What was there

Birthplace of modern electricity

What is there now

Academy Park

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Posted: April 25, 2012

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