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Tappan in Rockland County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

De Wint House

 
 
De Wint House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 23, 2008
1. De Wint House Marker
Inscription.
has been designated a
Registered National
Historic Landmark

under the provisions of the
Historic Sites Act of August 21, 1935.
This site possesses exceptional value
in commemorating or illustrating
the history of the United States.

U.S. Department of the Interior
National Park Service
1966

 
Erected 1966 by U.S. Department of the Interior - National Park Service.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the George Washington Slept Here, and the National Historic Landmarks marker series.
 
Location. 41° 1.183′ N, 73° 56.751′ W. Marker is in Tappan, New York, in Rockland County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Livingston Street and Oak Tree Road, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is at the George Washington Masonic Historic Site, in front of the De Wint House. Marker is in this post office area: Tappan NY 10983, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Washington and Carleton Meeting (here, next to this marker); This House was Occupied by General George Washington (here, next to this marker); Washington’s Flag (here,
Markers at De Wint House image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 23, 2008
2. Markers at De Wint House
The National Historic Landmark is one of three markers on a rock in front of the De Wint House.
next to this marker); Grave Markers from Slave Burial Grounds (within shouting distance of this marker); Mill Stone (within shouting distance of this marker); Salix Babylonica - Weeping Willow (within shouting distance of this marker); DeWint House (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named De Wint House (within shouting distance of this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Tappan.
 
Also see . . .  The De Wint House. (Submitted on April 23, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
 
Categories. Notable BuildingsWar, US Revolutionary
 
Marker with De Wint House in Background image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 23, 2008
3. Marker with De Wint House in Background
The De Wint House image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 23, 2008
4. The De Wint House
This house was the Headquarters of Gen. George Washington on four separate occasions during the American Revolution.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,057 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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