Guglielmo Marconi Tablet 1955
* Plaque honoring Guglielmo Marconi
* smallbas relief map of the world,
lightning boltssymbolizing radio waves
* This picture has been retouched to remove scrawled and splashed paint.
Telegraph and Unidirectional Radio
Deeply religious humanitarian genius, glory of the world in
Italy and glory of Italy in the world. His inventions saved
millions of lives and will continue to do so as long as this world
exists. First wireless message 1896. First transatlantic marconigram
S.O.S. 1901. Born near Bologna, Italy, 1874, Died - Rome, Italy 1937
Tablet dedicated at Philadelphia, 1955, Mayor Joseph S. Clark, Jr.
* Marconi Plaza.
West side of Broad, South of Oregon.
* 39.916150,-75.171700 [map]
* On the South Broad tour