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Jamestown in Chautauqua County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Here Stood a Station

 
 
Here Stood a Station Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, April 21, 2013
1. Here Stood a Station Marker
Inscription. Here stood a station of underground railroad in which Catherine Harris did heroic service for fugitive slaves
 
Erected 1936 by New York State Education Department.
 
Location. 42° 5.986′ N, 79° 14.586′ W. Marker is in Jamestown, New York, in Chautauqua County. Marker is at the intersection of West 7th Street and Mechanics Alley, on the right when traveling west on West 7th Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Jamestown NY 14701, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Site of Jamestown Female Seminary (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Tew Mansion (about 700 feet away); Here the First School House (about 800 feet away); Keyes' Carpenter Shop (approx. 0.2 miles away); a different marker also named "Keyes' Carpenter Shop" (approx. 0.2 miles away); Site of Gurney Ball Bearing Co. (approx. 0.2 miles away); First Furniture Factory (approx. mile away); Robert H. Jackson (approx. mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Jamestown.
 
Categories. Abolition & Underground RR
 
Here Stood a Station Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, April 21, 2013
2. Here Stood a Station Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 374 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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