Canton in Saint Lawrence County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
St. Lawrence University
Chartered April 3, 1856 by
the state legislature
Richardson Hall cornerstone
laid June 18, 1856
Erected 1952 by New York State Education Department.
Location. 44° 35.504′ N, 75° 9.943′ W. Marker is in Canton, New York, in Saint Lawrence County. Marker is at the intersection of Park Street and University Avenue, on the left when traveling south on Park Street. Click for map. Marker face is parallel to Park Street south of the intersection. Marker is in this post office area: Canton NY 13617, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Herring - Cole Hall (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Richardson Hall (about 700 feet away); Silas Wright (approx. 0.2 miles away); Brewer Bookstore (approx. ¼ mile away); Agricultural School (approx. ¼ mile away); In Memory of those Citizens from the Town of Canton (approx. 0.3 miles away); Village Park and Main Street (approx. 0.3 miles away); In Memoriam (approx. 0.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Canton.
More about this marker. A walkway leads from the intersection to Richardson Hall.
Also see . . . St. Lawrence University. (Submitted on November 21, 2014, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.)
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