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Fraunces Tavern Tallmadge Memorial

 
 
Fraunces Tavern Tallmadge Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, November 5, 2008
1. Fraunces Tavern Tallmadge Memorial Marker
Inscription.  
Erected in 1719 –.
Chamber of Commerce founded here 1768.
Washington’s Farewell to his Officers December 4th, 1783.
Centennial Celebration of Washington’s Farewell 1883.
Sons of the Revolution reorganized here December 4th, 1883.
Building purchased and restored by the Sons of the Revolution as a memorial to Frederick S. Tallmadge 1905 Ceremony attending restoration, Dec. 4th, 1907.

 
Location. 40° 42.205′ N, 74° 0.685′ W. Marker is in New York, New York, in New York County. Marker is at the intersection of Broad Street and Pearl Street, on the right when traveling north on Broad Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 54 Pearl Street, New York NY 10004, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Fraunces Tavern (here, next to this marker); Fraunces Tavern Block Historic District (a few steps from this marker); Stadt Huys (City Hall) (was within shouting distance of this marker but has been reported permanently removed. ); First Church on Manhattan Island
Marker on Fraunces Tavern image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, November 5, 2008
2. Marker on Fraunces Tavern
(within shouting distance of this marker); The Archaeology of the Stadt Huys Block (within shouting distance of this marker); Dutch Hoog Straat (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Stone Street Historic District and Colonial New York Street Plan (was about 300 feet away but has been reported permanently removed. ); The First Huguenot Church in New York City (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New York.
 
More about this memorial. The top of the marker contains a bas relief of Fredericks Samuel Tallmadge with the text “To live in hearts we leave behind is not to die.”
 
Also see . . .
1. Fraunces Tavern Museum. (Submitted on November 21, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
2. Fraunces Tavern - Hangout of Sons Of Liberty; Hosted Washington, Several Cabinet Departments. New York Freedom Trail website. (Submitted on November 21, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.) 
 
Categories. Notable BuildingsNotable Places
 
Fraunces Tavern image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, November 5, 2008
3. Fraunces Tavern
The marker can be seen in this photo on the right of the corner of the building. Over the past 250 years, this Tavern has been visited by persons ranging from General George Washington to Mayor Rudolph Giuliani.
Fraunces Tavern Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 24, 2009
4. Fraunces Tavern Marker
Fraunces Tavern
This national treasure
has been listed on the
National
Register of
Historic Places

by the United States
Department of the Interior
Circa 1719
Fraunces Tavern Markers image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 24, 2009
5. Fraunces Tavern Markers
This marker, seen at the bottom left in the photo, was erected after the other markers seen in the above photos.
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on February 12, 2019. This page originally submitted on November 21, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 940 times since then and 17 times this year. Last updated on February 11, 2019, by Bruce Guthrie of Silver Spring, Maryland. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on November 21, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.   4, 5. submitted on June 24, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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