Brockport in Monroe County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Mary Jane Holmes
Erected by County of Monroe.
Location. 43° 12.708′ N, 77° 56.452′ W. Marker is in Brockport, New York, in Monroe County. Marker is on College, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 25 College Street, Brockport NY 14420, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Veterans Memorial (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Morgan-Manning House (about 500 feet away); St. Luke's Episcopal Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); American Revolutionary War Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Main Street Brockport Enterprises in the Early 1900s (approx. 0.3 miles away); McCormick Reapers (approx. 0.3 miles away); Canal Commerce in Brockport (approx. 0.4 miles away); 1855 - 1944 (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Brockport.
Regarding Mary Jane Holmes. Mary Jane Holmes (April 5, 1825 – October 6, 1907) was a bestselling and prolific American author who published popular novels, as well as short stories. Her first novel sold 250,000 copies; and she had total sales of
Also see . . . Mary Jane Holmes - Project Muse. (Submitted on May 9, 2011, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
Categories. • Arts, Letters, Music • Notable Persons •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 6, 2011, by Pamela Scott of Brockport, New York. This page has been viewed 1,049 times since then and 83 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on May 6, 2011, by Pamela Scott of Brockport, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.