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DATE

DEDICATED          SHORT NAME OF MILESTONE                  SECTION



Region I

1982                 Electrification of NY, NH railroad                          Connecticut
1987                 Two-way Police Radio                                         North Jersey

1987                 FM Police Radio                                                 Connecticut

1988                 Demonstration of Practical Telegraphy                   North Jersey

1990                 Adams Hydroelectric Plant                                   Buffalo

                        MIT Radiation Lab                                                Boston

1992                 Alexanderson Radio Alternator                              Schenectady

2009                 Invention of Transistor                                           North Jersey

                        Franklin Experiments in Philadelphia                     Philadelphia

Region 2

1985      Westinghouse Atom Smasher           Pittsburgh

1987       ENIAC                                             Philadelphia

1989       Manufacture of Transistors                 Lehigh Valley


Region 3

1986      First Central Power Station in South Carolina              Coastal South Carolina

1992      Richmond Union Passenger Railway                          Richmond

Region 4
1977              Vulcan Street hydroelectric plant        Northeastern Wisconsin 

1987              One-way Police Radio                        Southeastern Michigan

1990              Atanasoff-Berry Computer                   Central Iowa


Region 5

1988               Ames Hydroelectric Station                 Pikes Peak

1990               Transcontinental Telegraph                  Denver

1991               Shoshone Transmission Line               Denver

Region 6

1984       Stanford Linear Accelerator            San Francisco Bay Area Council


Region 7

1985        Landing of Transatlantic Telegraph                    Newfoundland-Labrador 
               Reception of Transatlantic Radio Signals           Newfoundland-Labrador


Region 8

2009        Maxwell's Equations                                       UKRI


Region 9



Region 10

2009      Development of Electronic TV 1924-41           Nagoya

             Development of Ferrite Materials                    Tokyo


MILESTONE DEDICATIONS BY YEAR AND REGION
YEAR DEDICATED SHORT NAME REGION

1984 Stanford Linear Accelerator 6
1985 Landing of transatlantic telegraph 7
Reception of transatlantic radio signals 7
Westinghouse atom smasher 2
1986 First Central station in South Carolina 3
1987 One-way police radio 4
Two-way police radio 1
FM police radio 1
ENIAC 2
1988 Morse telegraph 1
Ames Hydroelectric station 5
1989 Manufacture of transistors 2
1990 Transcontinental telegraph 5
Adams hydroelectric plant 1
Antanasoff-Berry computer 4
MIT radiation lab 1
1991 Shoshone transmission line 5
1992 Richmond Passenger railway 3
Alexanderson Radio alternator 1
1993 Alouette-Isis satellite 7
1994 Poulsen Arc radio transmitter 8
KDKA radio station 2
1995 Yagi antenna 10
1997 Mill Creek hydroelectric plant 6
1999 Volta’s battery 8
Georgetown steam/hydro plant 5
Operational use of wireless 8
Merril wheel balancing system 5
First wearable cardiac pacemaker 4
2000 County Kerry transatlantic telegraph 8
Opana radar 6
Mount Fuji radar 10
Shinkansen 10
2001 Chivilingo hydroelectric plant 9
Transmission of transatlantic radio 8
Byrd Antarctic shortwave 4
US Naval Computing lab 2
Color television 2
Arecibo radio telescope 9
Electrical technology for space launches 3
2002 Shannon electrification 8
Transatlantic television by satellite 1,8
Work on quartz wristwatch 8
2003 Marconi early wireless experiments 8
Franklin’s London work 8
Panama Canal electrical installations 9
Bletchley Park code breaking 8
2004 Boston electric fire alarm 1
Alternating Current electrification 1
Boston Rapid transit power system 1
Decew Falls hydroelectric plant 7
Fleming valve 8
Experimental Breeder Reactor 6
Commercial quartz wristwatch 10
Lempel-Ziv algorithm 8
2005 Popov’s radio work 8
Vucje Hydroelectric plant 8
RAMAC 6
Taum Sauk Pumped Storage plant 5
First 735 kV Act transmission system 7
CERN instrumentation 8
Nelson River HVDC 7
Pioneering work on electronic calculators 10
2006 Callan’s Pioneering contributions 8
First intelligible speech over wire 1
Edison site at Menlo Park 1
WEIZAC computer 8
TAT-1 telephone cable 7,8
Liquid Crystal Display 2
Development of VHS 10
2007 Early remote-control 8
Railroad ticketing examining system 10
2008 First distant speech transmission 7
Edison Lab and Factory at West Orange 1
Piniwa Hydroelectric 7
Fessenden broadcast 1
Largest DC generating plant in USA 1
Japanese word processor 10
2009 Yosami transmitting station 10
Pocket-sized electronic calculator 6
Planar process integrated circuit 6
Shilling early telegraph work 8
First external pacemaker 7
2010 Kurobe Hydropower Plant 10
Commercialization of Photovoltaic Cells 10
Star of Laufenburg Interconnection 8
TIROS Satellite 1
Discovery of Radioconduction (Branly) 8
Invention of Public-key Cryptography 8
First TV Broadcast in Western Canada 7
Demonstration of Working Laser 6
Radio Astronomy Using VLBI 7
First 16-bit Monolithic DAC 5
TRIUMF Cyclotron 7


Regions Regions
1-7 8-10
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