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Canajoharie in Montgomery 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 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Steve Stoessel, March 9, 2019
1. Routes of the Armies Marker
Inscription.  An expedition against the hostile Indian nations which checked the aggressions of English and Indians on the frontiers of New York and Pennsylvania, extending westward the dominion of the United States.
 
Erected 1930 by State of New York.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the The Sullivan-Clinton Expedition Against the Iroquois Indians marker series.
 
Location. 42° 54.435′ N, 74° 34.371′ W. Marker is in Canajoharie, New York, in Montgomery County. Marker can be reached from Erie Boulevard. Touch for map. At eastern end of parking lot for Arkell Museum. Marker is in this post office area: Canajoharie NY 13317, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Northeastern Terminal (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Canajoharie/Canalway Trail/Pathway Through Mountains (about 700 feet away); Canajoharie Academy (approx. 0.2 miles away); Van Alstyne Homestead (approx. 0.2 miles away); Sullivan-Clinton Campaign
Routes of the Armies Marker image. Click for full size.
By Steve Stoessel, March 9, 2019
2. Routes of the Armies Marker
(approx. 0.2 miles away); Wagner Home (approx. 0.3 miles away); Shaper Quarry (approx. 0.4 miles away); Canajoharie (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Canajoharie.
 
Categories. Native AmericansWar, US Revolutionary
 
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By Steve Stoessel, March 9, 2019
3. Veterans Memorial
Marker is next to the Sullivan and Clinton Marker
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on March 12, 2019. This page originally submitted on March 10, 2019, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. This page has been viewed 48 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on March 10, 2019, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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