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Tarrytown in Westchester County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Cold Spring

 
 
Cold Spring Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, September 17, 2011
1. Cold Spring Marker
Inscription.
Erected
in memory of
Gen. John C. Freemont
“The Pathfinder”
a former resident
A.D. 1913

 
Erected 1913.
 
Location. 41° 6.008′ N, 73° 51.67′ W. Marker is in Tarrytown, New York, in Westchester County. Marker is on N Broadway (U.S. 9), on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is adjacent to the Sleepy Hollow Cemetery. Marker is in this post office area: Tarrytown NY 10591, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. A different marker also named Cold Spring (a few steps from this marker); The Old Dutch Church (approx. 0.7 miles away); Our Union Soldiers (approx. 0.7 miles away); The Headless Horseman Bridge (approx. 0.7 miles away); Philipsburg Manor (approx. 0.9 miles away); “The Memorial Church of Washington Irving” (approx. 1.2 miles away); Korean & Viet Nam Memorial Monuments (approx. 1.3 miles away); Andre Captured (approx. 1.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Tarrytown.
 
Also see . . .  John Charles Frémont. Civil War Biographies. (Submitted on September 18, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.) 
 
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Marker for Gen. John C. Freemont image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, September 17, 2011
2. Marker for Gen. John C. Freemont
Known as the "Pathfinder," John Frémont is best known for his trailblazing accomplishments in the Far West. He was also a Senator and Civil Governor of California, Governor of the Arizona Territory, Major General in the Civil War, and the first Republican nominee for President.
Cold Spring Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, September 17, 2011
3. Cold Spring Marker
Marker on N Broadway image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, September 17, 2011
4. Marker on N Broadway
Marker is located near Sleepy Hollow Cemetery, seen in the background.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 323 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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