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Fraunces Tavern Tallmadge Memorial

 
 
Fraunces Tavern Tallmadge Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, November 5, 2008
1. Fraunces Tavern Tallmadge Memorial Marker
Inscription.
Erected in 1719 –.
Chamber of Commerce founded here 1768.
Washington’s Farewell to his Officers December 4th, 1783.
Centennial Celebration of Washington’s Farewell 1883.
Sons of the Revolution reorganized here December 4th, 1883.
Building purchased and restored by the Sons of the Revolution as a memorial to Fredericks Tallmadge 1905 Ceremony attending restoration, Dec. 4th, 1907.

 
Location. 40° 42.205′ N, 74° 0.685′ W. Marker is in New York, New York, in New York County. Marker is at the intersection of Broad Street and Pearl Street, on the right when traveling north on Broad Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 54 Pearl Street, New York NY 10004, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Fraunces Tavern (here, next to this marker); Fraunces Tavern Block Historic District (a few steps from this marker); Stadt Huys (City Hall) (within shouting distance of this marker); First Church on Manhattan Island (within shouting distance of this marker); Dutch Hoog Straat (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Vietnam War Veterans Memorial / Dutch City Hall Site
Marker on Fraunces Tavern image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, November 5, 2008
2. Marker on Fraunces Tavern
(about 300 feet away); Stone Street Historic District and Colonial New York Street Plan (about 300 feet away); First Printing Press in the Colony of New York (about 400 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in New York.
 
More about this marker. The top of the marker contains a bas relief of Fredericks Samuel Tallmadge with the text “To live in hearts we leave behind is not to die.”
 
Also see . . .
1. Fraunces Tavern Museum. (Submitted on November 21, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
2. Fraunces Tavern - Hangout of Sons Of Liberty; Hosted Washington, Several Cabinet Departments. New York Freedom Trail website. (Submitted on November 21, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.) 
 
Categories. Notable BuildingsNotable Places
 
Fraunces Tavern image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, November 5, 2008
3. Fraunces Tavern
The marker can be seen in this photo on the right of the corner of the building. Over the past 250 years, this Tavern has been visited by persons ranging from General George Washington to Mayor Rudolph Giuliani.
Fraunces Tavern Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 24, 2009
4. Fraunces Tavern Marker
Fraunces Tavern
This national treasure
has been listed on the
National
Register of
Historic Places

by the United States
Department of the Interior
Circa 1719
Fraunces Tavern Markers image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 24, 2009
5. Fraunces Tavern Markers
This marker, seen at the bottom left in the photo, was erected after the other markers seen in the above photos.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 844 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.   4, 5. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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