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Site of the Birth of New York State

 
 
Site of the Birth of New York State Monument image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, May 10, 2011
1. Site of the Birth of New York State Monument
Inscription.
Site
Of The
County Court House
Where
On July 10 1776 The
Provincial Congress
Proclaimed
The Passing Of The
Dependent Colony
And The Birth Of
The
Independent State
Of New York

Erected by the White Plains Chapter
Daughters of the American Revolution
1910

 
Erected 1910 by the White Plains Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution.
 
Location. 41° 1.893′ N, 73° 45.73′ W. Marker is in White Plains, New York, in Westchester County. Marker is at the intersection of South Broadway and Mitchell Place, on the right when traveling south on South Broadway. Click for map. Located in front of th State Armory. Marker is at or near this postal address: 35 South Broadway, White Plains NY 10601, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Soldiers' Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); White Plains World War I Memorial (approx. ¼ mile away); Cuba Free (approx. 0.6 miles away); Jacob Purdy House (approx. 0.7 miles away); a different marker also named Jacob Purdy House (approx. 0.7
Site of the Birth of New York State Monument image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, May 10, 2011
2. Site of the Birth of New York State Monument
miles away); Jacob Purdy House (1721) (approx. 0.7 miles away); Center of Washington’s Army (approx. 0.7 miles away); American Red Cross in Westchester County (approx. 0.7 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in White Plains.
 
Categories. Government
 
Site of the Birth of New York State Monument and the State Armory image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, May 10, 2011
3. Site of the Birth of New York State Monument and the State Armory
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 323 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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