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Potsdam in Saint Lawrence County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Raymond Hall

 
 
Raymond Hall Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, August 29, 2015
1. Raymond Hall Marker
Inscription.
Raymond Hall
Benjamin Raymond 1774-1824
Founder of St. Lawrence Academy -
Land Agent-Surveyor-Administrator-
Community Leader-First Citizen
of Potsdam
 
Location. 44° 39.882′ N, 74° 58.585′ W. Marker is in Potsdam, New York, in Saint Lawrence County. Marker is at the intersection of Potsdam Drive and Pierrepont Avenue (New York State Route 56), on the right when traveling east on Potsdam Drive. Click for map. Marker is fixed to Raymond Hall, at the north entrance, on the SUNY Potsdam Campus. Raymond Hall is on Potsdam Drive which is not named on Google. Potsdam Drive is off Pierrepont Avenue, opposite side from Poplar Street. Marker is in this post office area: Potsdam NY 13676, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Kellas Hall (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); In Honor of the Students and Alumni (about 600 feet away); In Loving Memory (about 700 feet away); Satterlee Hall (about 700 feet away); Timerman Hall (approx. 0.2 miles away); Thatcher Hall (approx. 0.2 miles away); Hosmer Hall (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Clarkson-Knowles Cottage (approx. 0.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Potsdam.
 
More about this marker. Raymond
Raymond Hall image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, August 29, 2015
2. Raymond Hall
Marker is by the doors at the top of the gray stairs; not visible due to distance & picture resolution.
Hall houses the college administration offices, including admissions.
 
Related marker. Click here for another marker that is related to this marker. SUNY Potsdam dates its founding to the St. Lawrence Academy, 1816, from which evolved Potsdam Normal School and Potsdam State Teachers College.
 
Also see . . .  Potsdam - The State University of New York. (Submitted on September 12, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.)
 
Categories. Education
 
Potsdam at 200 - page 1 image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller
3. Potsdam at 200 - page 1
Article from Potsdam People, Fall 2015, Vol. 10, No.1; no copywrite.
Potsdam at 200 - page 2 image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller
4. Potsdam at 200 - page 2
Potsdam at 200 - page 3 image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller
5. Potsdam at 200 - page 3
Potsdam at 200 - page 4 image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller
6. Potsdam at 200 - page 4
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 148 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.   3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on , by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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