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Post House

 
 
Post House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Yugoboy, May 25, 2012
1. Post House Marker
Inscription. Quakers Isaac and Amy Post hid 15 fugitives overnight in their house, a station on the Underground Railroad at this site.
 
Erected 1984 by City of Rochester.
 
Location. 43° 9.349′ N, 77° 36.962′ W. Marker is in Rochester, New York, in Monroe County. Marker is at the intersection of N. Plymouth Ave and Church St. on N. Plymouth Ave. Click for map. Southeast Corner of Intersection. Marker is in this post office area: Rochester NY 14614, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Rochester: Center of Freedom (a few steps from this marker); County of Monroe (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Pioneer School (about 600 feet away); The 100 Acre Tract (approx. 0.2 miles away); Jonathan Child (approx. 0.2 miles away); Broad Street (approx. 0.2 miles away); Have honor for Nathaniel Rochester (approx. 0.2 miles away); Historic Site in Journalism (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Rochester.
 
Regarding Post House. This site is now the site of Hochstein Music Hall, a converted church. This church is the site of the funeral of Frederick Douglass.
 
Additional keywords.
Post House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Yugoboy
2. Post House Marker
Wide shot of marker facing South. The building in the foreground is the Hochstein Music Hall.
Quakers
 
Categories. Abolition & Underground RRAfrican Americans
 
Post House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Yugoboy, May 25, 2012
3. Post House Marker
Wide Shot of Marker Facing North. The building in the foreground is the Hochstein Music Hall.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Yugoboy of Rochester, New York. This page has been viewed 422 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Yugoboy of Rochester, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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