Patterson in Putnam County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Named for General Israel Putnam, commander of American forces in the Hudson Highlands during the American Revolution.
Erected 1936 by New York State Education Department.
Location. 41° 31.506′ N, 73° 35.288′ W. Marker is in Patterson, New York, in Putnam County. Marker is on New York State Route 22 half a mile north of New York State Route 311, on the left when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Patterson NY 12563, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Dutchess County (within shouting distance of this marker but has been reported missing); Fredericksburg (approx. ¾ mile away); Historic District (approx. 1.2 miles away); The Presbyterian Church (approx. 1.4 miles away); The Fellowship Hall (approx. 1.5 miles away); Patterson Grange No. 939 (approx. 1.5 miles away); Maple Avenue Cemetery (approx. 1.5 miles away); Ludington Graves (approx. 1.5 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Patterson.
Also see . . . General Israel Putnam - His Life. A website dedicated to General Putnam, with additional links and photos. (Submitted on November 17, 2009.)
Categories. • Colonial Era • Settlements & Settlers •
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