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North Tonawanda in Niagara County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

First Schoolhouse

 
 
First Schoolhouse Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, January 7, 2015
1. First Schoolhouse Marker
Inscription.
First Schoolhouse
In 1837 on this site donated
by James and John Sweeney,
the first schoolhouse in
N. Tonawanda was erected

 
Erected 1968 by Historical Society of the Tonawandas.
 
Location. 43° 1.426′ N, 78° 52.576′ W. Marker is in North Tonawanda, New York, in Niagara County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street (New York State Route 384) and Tremont Street, on the right when traveling north on Main Street. Click for map. Marker is about 100 feet north of the intersection at a church facility building adjacent to the First United Methodist Church. Marker is at or near this postal address: 65 Main Street, North Tonawanda NY 14120, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. North Tonawanda (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Lumber Port (about 700 feet away); Roll of Honor (approx. 0.2 miles away); a different marker also named Roll of Honor (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Long Homestead (approx. 0.2 miles away); a different marker also named Long Homestead (approx. 0.2 miles away); The People (approx. 0.2 miles away); City of Tonawanda (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in North Tonawanda.
 
Categories. Education
 
NY 384 Northward image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, January 7, 2015
2. NY 384 Northward
NY 384 Southward image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, January 7, 2015
3. NY 384 Southward
Site of First Schoolhouse and Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, January 7, 2015
4. Site of First Schoolhouse and Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 206 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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