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Original Site of the African Church

 
 
Site of the African Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, August 7, 2012
1. Site of the African Church Marker
Inscription.
1837
Original Site of the African Church
Founded in 1837
By Reverend Isaac Duryee
Renamed Duryee Memorial African
Methodist Episcopal Zion Church
in 1894

 
Erected 2012 by For Marsha Mortimore From The Hughes Williams Helping Hands Committee.
 
Location. 42° 48.841′ N, 73° 56.409′ W. Marker is in Schenectady, New York, in Schenectady County. Marker is on Jay Street, on the left when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Schenectady NY 12305, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Site of Schenectady (within shouting distance of this marker); Schenectady (within shouting distance of this marker); Ellis Hospital (within shouting distance of this marker); Schenectady Police Department (about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); Thomas Edison Arrived at Schenectady (approx. 0.2 miles away); Schenectady's Little Italy (approx. 0.2 miles away); Stockade Historic District (approx. 0.2 miles away); West College (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Schenectady.
 
Categories. African AmericansChurches, Etc.
 
Site of the African Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, August 20, 2012
2. Site of the African Church Marker
Site of the African Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, June 10, 2012
3. Site of the African Church Marker
Site of the African Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, May 17, 2014
4. Site of the African Church Marker
 
 
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