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Silver Creek in Chautauqua County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Ehmke Family Home

 
 
Ehmke Family Home Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tom Bosse, May 22, 2016
1. Ehmke Family Home Marker
Inscription. Howard Ehmke, 1894-1959, lived here. World Series star. Pitched for SC High School, Detroit, Boston, Philadelphia. 1929 Series win and record.
 
Erected by Town of Hanover HHC.
 
Location. 42° 32.25′ N, 79° 10.167′ W. Marker is in Silver Creek, New York, in Chautauqua County. Marker is on Main Street (U.S. 20), on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Silver Creek NY 14136, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Dedicated to the Men and Women (approx. half a mile away); The Swift Mansion (approx. half a mile away); First Settlers (approx. 0.6 miles away); Skew Arch (approx. 0.7 miles away); Steamship Erie (approx. 0.8 miles away); American Revolution (approx. 2.8 miles away); Site of First Settlement (approx. 2.8 miles away); The King from Hanover (approx. 3.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Silver Creek.
 
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Ehmke Family Home Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tom Bosse, May 22, 2016
2. Ehmke Family Home Marker
 
 
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