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

Peace Party House

 
 
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By Michael Herrick, July 2, 2015
1. Peace Party House Marker
Inscription.
Peace Party House
Built by Col. James Easton in 1776 on the site in front of the court house Home of John Chandler Williams in 1782 and moved to its present location in 1869 Here in November, 1783 a brilliant party and a notable feast were given to the citizens of Pittsfield, in celebration of the Peace of Paris between England and The Colonies which was signed on September 3rd 1783
Erected by Peace Party Chapter
October Eighth 1926

 
Erected 1926 by Peace Party Chapter, D.A.R.
 
Location. 42° 26.874′ N, 73° 15.164′ W. Marker is in Pittsfield, Massachusetts, in Berkshire County. Marker is at the intersection of East Street (Massachusetts Route 9) and North Street (Massachusetts Route 9), on the right when traveling east on East Street. Click for map. Located in front of Berkshire County Superior Court Building. Marker is at or near this postal address: 76 East Street, Pittsfield MA 01201, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Henry Shaw Briggs (here, next to this marker); Splitter (a few steps from this marker); Francis Joseph Quirico Court Complex (within shouting distance of this
Peace Party House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, July 2, 2015
2. Peace Party House Marker
marker); Elkanah Watson (within shouting distance of this marker); Mr. and Mrs. John Chandler Williams (within shouting distance of this marker); Berkshire County Vietnam War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Pittsfield Elm Tree (within shouting distance of this marker); First Agricultural Fair (within shouting distance of this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Pittsfield.
 
Categories. War, US Revolutionary
 
Peace Party House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, July 2, 2015
3. Peace Party House Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 217 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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