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Poughkeepsie in Dutchess County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Constitution Ratification Site

 
 
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By Michael Herrick, November 2, 2010
1. Constitution Ratification Site Marker
Inscription.
The People
of the
State of New York
By Their Convention
Assembled in a Former
Court House
Which Stood
On This Ground
Ratified
The Constitution
of the
United States of America
July 26, A.D. 1788
Erected in 1904
By the Daughters of the American Revolution
And Citizens

 
Erected 1904 by the Daughters of the American Revolution and Citizens.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
 
Location. 41° 42.241′ N, 73° 55.742′ W. Marker is in Poughkeepsie, New York, in Dutchess County. Marker is at the intersection of Market Street and Main Street, on the left when traveling north on Market Street. Click for map. Located on the Dutchess County Courthouse. Marker is at or near this postal address: 10 Market Street, Poughkeepsie NY 12601, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. In Affectionate Memory (within shouting distance of this marker); On This Site (within shouting distance of this marker); Poughkeepsie Vietnam Veterans Memorial (about 700 feet away, measured in a
Constitution Ratification Site Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, November 2, 2010
2. Constitution Ratification Site Marker
direct line); Soldiers Memorial Fountain (approx. 0.3 miles away); Thomas Dongan (approx. 0.4 miles away); 5th Ward Honor Roll (approx. half a mile away); Poughkeepsie Civil War Memorial (approx. half a mile away); Victor C. Waryas Memorial Park (approx. 0.6 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Poughkeepsie.
 
Categories. Government
 
Constitution Ratification Site Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, November 2, 2010
3. Constitution Ratification Site Marker
 
 
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