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St. James Hotel

 
 
St. James Hotel Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, May 21, 2011
1. St. James Hotel Marker
Inscription.
On this site stood the
St. James Hotel
built shortly after
the American Revolution.
Aaron Burr died here
September 14, 1836

Originally marked by
Staten Island Chapter NSDAR
February 1932 † Replaced September 1976

 
Erected 1976 by National Society Daughters of the American Revolution - Staten Island Chapter.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
 
Location. 40° 38.411′ N, 74° 7.901′ W. Marker is in Staten Island, New York, in Richmond County. Marker is at the intersection of Port Richmond Avenue and Richmond Terrace, on the right when traveling north on Port Richmond Avenue. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 11-15 Port Richmond Avenue, Staten Island NY 10302, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Burial Place (within shouting distance of this marker); Reformed Protestant Dutch Church (within shouting distance of this marker); Five Brothers (within shouting distance of this marker); Founding of the Dutch Church (about
Marker on Port Richmond Avenue image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, May 21, 2011
2. Marker on Port Richmond Avenue
300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Sullivanís Attack (approx. 0.2 miles away); Faber Park and Pool (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Pelton House (approx. 1.1 miles away); Egbert Square (approx. 1.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Staten Island.
 
Also see . . .
1. Aaron Burr. Biography of Aaron Burr from NNDB website. (Submitted on May 21, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.) 

2. The Aaron Burr Association. (Submitted on May 21, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
St. James Hotel image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, May 21, 2011
3. St. James Hotel
Marker can be seen here to the left of the entrance doorway.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 688 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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