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Pittsfield in Berkshire County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
 

On This Spot

 
 
On This Spot Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, July 2, 2015
1. On This Spot Marker
Inscription.
On This Spot There Was
1814 – 1826
A United States Cantonment
Later There Stood Here
The Berkshire Gymnasium
In 1841 The
Young Ladies Institute
Was Established By
The Rev. W. H. Tyler
In 1851 The Second Meeting House
In Bulfinch Design
Was Moved To This Location
The Maplewood Hotel, 1877 - 1936

 
Location. 42° 27.303′ N, 73° 15.103′ W. Marker is in Pittsfield, Massachusetts, in Berkshire County. Marker is at the intersection of North Street and Maplewood Avenue, on the right when traveling north on North Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Pittsfield MA 01201, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The First Inter-Collegiate Baseball Game (here, next to this marker); Berkshire County Vietnam War Memorial (approx. half a mile away); Mr. and Mrs. John Chandler Williams (approx. half a mile away); Elkanah Watson (approx. half a mile away); Pittsfield Soldiers Monument (approx. half a mile away); First Agricultural Fair (approx. half a mile away); Pittsfield Elm Tree (approx. half a mile away); Francis Joseph Quirico Court Complex (approx. half a mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Pittsfield.
 
Categories. Education
 
On This Spot Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, July 2, 2015
2. On This Spot Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 205 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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