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New Paltz in Ulster County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Dubois House

 
 
The Dubois House in New Paltz, New York image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, September 17, 2007
1. The Dubois House in New Paltz, New York
Inscription.
The fort built in 1705
by Daniel Dubois. Site
first redoubt. There are
port holes in the east end.

 
Erected 1935 by New York State Education Department.
 
Location. 41° 45.093′ N, 74° 5.3′ W. Marker is in New Paltz, New York, in Ulster County. Marker is on Huguenot Street, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: New Paltz NY 12561, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Bevier House (within shouting distance of this marker); Deyo House (within shouting distance of this marker); Stone Church-1773 (within shouting distance of this marker); Jean Hasbrouck House (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); New Paltz Patentees (about 300 feet away); Die Pfalz (about 300 feet away); Walloon Church (about 300 feet away); Hasbrouck House (about 400 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in New Paltz.
 
More about this marker. The Huguenot Street Historic District is located along that street in New Paltz, New York. The seven stone houses and three accompanying structures in the district were built in the late 17th century by Huguenot settlers fleeing
Dubois House image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, September 17, 2007
2. Dubois House
religious persecution in France and Belgium. They have been in use ever since, making this street the oldest continuously inhabited neighborhood in the United States of America.
 
Also see . . .  Historic Huguenot Street. (Submitted on February 24, 2008, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York.)
 
Categories. Colonial EraForts, CastlesNotable Buildings
 
East End of the Dubois House image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, September 17, 2007
3. East End of the Dubois House
The "port holes" mentioned in the text of the marker are the small square holes to the left and right of the first floor windows.
 
 
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