Jamestown in Chautauqua County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
The Jamestown Academy
Hallowed in memory as
"The Old Academy"
was erected here
For more than
thirty years this
building was the
of the village.
Erected 1927 by The Jamestown Centennial Commission and the State of New York.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Education. A significant historical year for this entry is 1837.
Location. 42° 5.851′ N, 79° 14.328′ W. Marker is in Jamestown, New York, in Chautauqua County. Marker is at the intersection of East 4th Street and Spring Street, on the right when traveling east on East 4th Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 200 East 4th Street, Jamestown NY 14701, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The First Theater (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Robert H. Jackson (about 400 feet away); First Furniture Factory (about 500 feet away); First Congregational Church (about 500 feet away); Site of Ahlstrom Piano CompanyThe First Newspaper (about 700 feet away); Site of the Foote Home (about 700 feet away); Chautauqua County Political Equality Club (about 800 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Jamestown.
Credits. This page was last revised on July 16, 2017. It was originally submitted on July 16, 2017, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 116 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 16, 2017, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.