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Ticonderoga in Essex County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Hon. Clayton Harris DeLano

 
 
Hon. Clayton Harris DeLano Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 10, 2008
1. Hon. Clayton Harris DeLano Marker
Inscription.
Tribute to the memory of
Hon. Clayton Harris DeLano, LL.B.
Christian Gentleman
Leading Industrialist
Honored Citizen.
Born, Ticonderoga, 1836 – Died, 1920
Member of Assembly 1869-71.
Active in all movements for
advancement of education and
civic betterment.

Organized Ticonderoga Pulp Co. 1877. Built first pulp mill of the kind in the town 1878. Reorganized as Ticonderoga Pulp & Paper Co. 1882. Served as President 17 years. Erected paper mill at lower falls 1884, and a larger paper mill on the island 1891.

These mills crowned his ambition to provide steady employment for hundreds of men, thus promoting substantial growth and prosperity in the community he loved so well and to which he devoted the best years of his life.

Ticonderoga reveres his memory.
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Erected 1939 by Daughters, surviving business associates and friends of Mr. DeLano.
 
Location. 43° 50.915′ N, 73° 25.353′ W. Marker is in Ticonderoga, New York, in Essex County. Marker is on Montcalm Street, on the right when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Ticonderoga NY 12883, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance
Marker on Montcalm Street image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 10, 2008
2. Marker on Montcalm Street
of this marker. Grand Carry Landing (a few steps from this marker); Men of Ticonderoga (approx. 0.2 miles away); Lord Howe’s Grave (approx. ¼ mile away); Military Heroes of Ticonderoga (approx. 0.3 miles away); Artillery Park (approx. 0.3 miles away); Mount Defiance (approx. 0.4 miles away but has been reported missing); From this point south… (approx. 0.4 miles away); Gen. Henry Knox Trail (approx. 0.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Ticonderoga.
 
Categories. Industry & CommerceNotable Persons
 
Ticonderoga Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 10, 2008
3. Ticonderoga Marker
 
 
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