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John Holt

 
 
John Holt Marker image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, 2017
1. John Holt Marker
Inscription.
John Holt
1721-1784
Patriot printer

In 1766, Holt founded and published The New York Journal. It was later known as The Independent Gazette.

 
Location. 40° 42.683′ N, 74° 0.573′ W. Marker is in New York, New York, in New York County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Broadway and Vesey Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 209 Broadway, New York NY 10007, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Bell of Hope (here, next to this marker); The Churchyard (here, next to this marker); a different marker also named Bell of Hope (a few steps from this marker); St. Paul’s and the World Trade Center (a few steps from this marker); 100 Year-Old Sycamore (a few steps from this marker); The Building (a few steps from this marker); Lt. Col. E.M. Bechet, Sieur de Rochefontaine (a few steps from this marker); St. Paul's Chapel - the Building (a few steps from this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New York.
 
More about this marker. The marker is next to the memorial in St. Paul's Chapel graveyard.
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesColonial EraCommunications
 
John Holt gravesite image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, 2017
2. John Holt gravesite
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on April 2, 2018. This page originally submitted on March 29, 2018, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. This page has been viewed 43 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 29, 2018, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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