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Newburgh in Orange County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

The Minuteman

 
 
The Minuteman Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 7, 2008
1. The Minuteman Marker
Inscription.
Pro Patria

Given by
David Barclay
November XI
MCMXXIV

 
Erected 1924.
 
Location. 41° 29.878′ N, 74° 0.619′ W. Marker is in Newburgh, New York, in Orange County. Marker is on Liberty Street, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is located at Washington’s Headquarters State Historic Site, on Liberty Street between E Parmenter Street and Washington Street. Marker is at or near this postal address: 84 Liberty Street, Newburgh NY 12550, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Washington’s Headquarters (within shouting distance of this marker); Uzal Knapp (within shouting distance of this marker); The Disbandment of the Armies (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); a different marker also named Washington’s Headquarters (about 400 feet away); Court House (approx. 0.4 miles away); Montgomery Street Station (approx. 0.4 miles away); Dedication of Newburgh Landing (approx. half a mile away); Christopher Columbus (approx. half a mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Newburgh.
 
Also see . . .  Washington's Headquarters State Historic Site. New York State website.
Marker in Newburgh, NY image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 7, 2008
2. Marker in Newburgh, NY
(Submitted on February 1, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.) 
 
Additional comments.
1. Monument Inscription
Pro Patria translates to "for country."
    — Submitted February 1, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.

 
Categories. Patriots & Patriotism
 
The Minuteman at Washington's Headquarters image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 7, 2008
3. The Minuteman at Washington's Headquarters
The Minuteman statue is seen here in front of the house where Gen. Washington made his headquarters at the end of the Revolutionary War.
The Minuteman at Newburgh image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 7, 2008
4. The Minuteman at Newburgh
A mounting block is located in front of the headquarters house. The Minuteman statue is in the background of the photo.
Closeup of the Minuteman Statue image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 7, 2008
5. Closeup of the Minuteman Statue
The statue is the work of Henry H. Kitson.
Washington’s Headquarters State Historic Site image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 7, 2008
6. Washington’s Headquarters State Historic Site
The Minuteman statue is located in Washington’s Headquarters State Historic Site in Newburgh, NY.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 512 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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