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Painted Post in Steuben County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Routes of the Armies of General John Sullivan and General James Clinton

1779

 
 
Routes of the Armies of General John Sullivan and General James Clinton Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 19, 2015
1. Routes of the Armies of General John Sullivan and General James Clinton Marker
Inscription.

An expedition against the hostile Indian nations which checked the aggressions of the English and Indians on the frontiers of New York and Pennsylvania, extending westward the dominion of the United States.
 
Erected 1929 by the State of New York.
 
Location. 42° 9.525′ N, 77° 5.509′ W. Marker is in Painted Post, New York, in Steuben County. Marker is at the intersection of Hamilton Street (New York State Route 417) and Chemung Street, on the right when traveling north on Hamilton Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Painted Post NY 14870, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. World War Memorial Park (within shouting distance of this marker); Civil War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Painted Post Memorial (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Village of Painted Post Comeback '72 Urban Renewal Project (about 600 feet away); The First Baptist Church of Painted Post (about 700 feet away); Treaty of Painted Post (about 800 feet away); Benjamin Patterson Inn (approx. 1.5 miles away); The Southern Tier Roller Mills (approx. 2.1 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Painted Post.
 
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Routes of the Armies of General John Sullivan and General James Clinton Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 19, 2015
2. Routes of the Armies of General John Sullivan and General James Clinton Marker
Dresser-Rand Plant in background

1. The Sullivan-Clinton Campaign Then & Now. (Submitted on November 30, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. The 1779 Sullivan Campaign. (Submitted on November 30, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. The Sullivan Campaign: A Bibliography. (Submitted on November 30, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Native AmericansPatriots & PatriotismWar, US Revolutionary
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 234 times since then and 33 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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