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Saratoga Springs in Saratoga County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Standard Time

 
 
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By Howard C. Ohlhous, December 13, 2011
1. Standard Time Marker
Inscription.  
Adopted
November 18, 1883
— • —
First Conceived
By
Charles F. Dowd, Ph.D.
1825 - 1904
Educator Scholar
Saratogian

 
Location. 43° 5.002′ N, 73° 47.146′ W. Marker is in Saratoga Springs, New York, in Saratoga County. Marker is on Church Street, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. The marker is in a raised planting bed beside the side walk along Church Street behind the impressive Adirondack Trust Company building which is on the corner of Broadway Ave. and Church Street. Marker is in this post office area: Saratoga Springs NY 12866, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. New York State County Highway Superintendents Association (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Franklin Square (approx. 0.2 miles away); Winans-Crippen House- 1871 (approx. 0.2 miles away); Pine Grove (approx. ¼ mile away); M.C. Illions Carousel (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Italian Renaissance Gardens
Standard Time Marker image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, December 13, 2011
2. Standard Time Marker
(approx. 0.3 miles away); The 77th Regiment, New York Volunteers (approx. 0.3 miles away); Solomon Northup (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Saratoga Springs.
 
Also see . . .  Daylight Savings Time. Website contains a history of Standard Time. (Submitted on December 19, 2011, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.) 
 
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Standard Time Marker image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, December 13, 2011
3. Standard Time Marker
 
More. Search the internet for Standard Time.
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 15, 2011, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. This page has been viewed 553 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on December 15, 2011, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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