Mount Morris in Livingston County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
John W. Powell
rank of Maj. - fought in Civil War,
led first Grand Canyon Exped.
in 1869 - helped start U.S.
Geological Society & Nat.
Erected by Town of Mount Morris.
Location. 42° 43.46′ N, 77° 52.564′ W. Marker is in Mount Morris, New York, in Livingston County. Marker is at the intersection of Chapel Street (U.S. 408) and Stanley Street, on the left when traveling west on Chapel Street. Click for map. Marker is one lot east of the intersection. Marker is at or near this postal address: 43 Chapel Street, Mount Morris NY 14510, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Mary S. Howell (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Francis Bellamy Memorial Park (approx. 0.3 miles away); Birthplace of Francis Bellamy (approx. 0.4 miles away); In Honor of the Mount Morris Veterans (approx. half a mile away); This Park Dedicated to the Men of 3rd U.S. Marines (approx. half a mile away); Site of De-Yu-It-Ga-Oh (approx. 1.7 miles away); The Genesee Valley (approx. 2.4 miles away); Williamsburg (approx. 2.6 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Mount Morris.
Also see . . . John Wesley Powell - Wikipedia. (Submitted on August 25, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.)
Categories. • Environment • Exploration • War, US Civil •
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