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Cornish in Sullivan County, New Hampshire — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Salmon Portland Chase

1808 - 1873

 
 
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By Don Morfe, May 23, 2013
1. Salmon Portland Chase Marker
Inscription. In this house was born Salmon P. Chase, U.S. Senator from Ohio (1849-55), Governor of Ohio (1855-59), a founder of the Republican Party and leader in the anti-slavery movement. After serving as Secretary of the Treasury in Lincolnís Cabinet, he was appointed Chief Justice of the United States. The Chase Manhattan Bank in New York was named in his honor,
 
Erected by New Hampshire Division of Historical Resources. (Marker Number 076.)
 
Location. 43° 27.333′ N, 72° 23.233′ W. Marker is in Cornish, New Hampshire, in Sullivan County. Marker is on Chase Road 0.1 miles south of McSwain Road. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Cornish NH 03745, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Cornish-Windsor Bridge (approx. 1.2 miles away); Constitution House (approx. 2 miles away in Vermont); The Farragut Monument (approx. 3.3 miles away); Salmond Bridge (approx. 5.4 miles away in Vermont); William Jarvis (approx. 7 miles away in Vermont); Indian Stones (approx. 7.5 miles away in Vermont);
Salmon Portland Chase Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, May 23, 2013
2. Salmon Portland Chase Marker
Bomber Crash on Hawks Mountain / Crew of B-29A #44-62228 Crashed Perkinsville, Vermont 15 June 1947 (approx. 8.7 miles away in Vermont); North Charlestown Village (approx. 10.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Cornish.
 
Also see . . .
1. Salmon P. Chase - Biographical Directory of the United States Congress. (Submitted on June 14, 2013, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
2. Salmon P. Chase - American History. (Submitted on June 14, 2013, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
 
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 342 times since then and 4 times this year. Last updated on , by Kevin Craft of Bedford, Quebec. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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