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William Bradford

1663-1752

 

—Printer and publisher —

 
William Bradford Marker image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, December 1, 2018
1. William Bradford Marker
Inscription.
In 1693 Bradford was appointed the Royal printer for the New York Colony. He printed the first American Book of Common prayer in 1710 and founded and printed new York’s first newspaper, the New York Gazette, in 1725.
 
Location. 40° 42.486′ N, 74° 0.713′ W. Marker is in New York, New York, in New York County. Marker can be reached from Broadway. Touch for map. The marker is in the northern graveyard of Trinity Church. Marker is in this post office area: New York NY 10006, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Richard Churcher (a few steps from this marker); Charlotte Temple (a few steps from this marker); Queen Elizabeth II (within shouting distance of this marker); Trinity Church (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Trinity Church (within shouting distance of this marker); Astor Cross (within shouting distance of this marker); Fountain (within shouting distance of this marker); Albert Gallatin (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New York.
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesColonial EraCommunications
 
William Bradford gravesite image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, December 1, 2018
2. William Bradford gravesite
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 7, 2018. This page originally submitted on December 3, 2018, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. This page has been viewed 51 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 3, 2018, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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