Brockport in Monroe County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Mary Jane Holmes
Erected by County of Monroe.
Location. 43° 12.708′ N, 77° 56.452′ W. Marker is in Brockport, New York, in Monroe County. Marker is on College, on the right when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 25 College Street, Brockport NY 14420, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Veterans Memorial (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Morgan-Manning House (about 500 feet away); St. Luke's Episcopal Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); American Revolutionary War Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Main Street Brockport Enterprises in the Early 1900s (approx. 0.3 miles away); McCormick Reapers (approx. 0.3 miles away); Canal Commerce in Brockport (approx. 0.4 miles away); 1855 - 1944 (approx. 0.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Brockport.
Regarding Mary Jane Holmes. Mary Jane Holmes (April 5, 1825 – October 6, 1907) was a bestselling and prolific American author who published popular novels, as well as short stories. Her first novel sold 250,000 copies; and she had total sales of 2 million
Also see . . . Mary Jane Holmes - Project Muse. (Submitted on May 9, 2011, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
Categories. • Arts, Letters, Music • Notable Persons •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Pamela Scott of Brockport, New York. This page has been viewed 851 times since then and 144 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Pamela Scott of Brockport, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.