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Plattsburgh in Clinton County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

The Ark

c 1803

 
 
The Ark-c 1803 Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 18, 2018
1. The Ark-c 1803 Marker
Inscription.  

The Village of Plattsburgh
elected its first officers at The
Ark, a popular hotel on May 2 1815.

Le village de Plattsburgh
a elu ses premiers officiers le 2
mai 1815 dans i hotel de renom The Ark.


 
Erected 2017 by Plattco Corporation and Clinton County.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Charity & Public WorkGovernment & PoliticsSettlements & Settlers.
 
Location. 44° 41.917′ N, 73° 27.102′ W. Marker is in Plattsburgh, New York, in Clinton County. Marker is at the intersection of City Hall Place (U.S. 9) and Court Street, on the right when traveling north on City Hall Place. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Plattsburgh NY 12901, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Trinity Square - 1803 (a few steps from this marker); City Hall - 1917 (within shouting distance of this marker); Macdonough Monument - 1926 (within shouting distance of this marker); MacDonough Monument (within
The Ark-c 1803 Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 18, 2018
2. The Ark-c 1803 Marker
The Macdonough Monument is in background
shouting distance of this marker); Thomas Macdonough Memorial Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); Loyal L. Smith (within shouting distance of this marker); War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Heart of a Thriving Community (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Plattsburgh.
 
Also see . . .  History of Plattsburgh, N.Y., from its first settlement to Jan. 1, 1876 (1877). (Submitted on March 21, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on April 27, 2019. It was originally submitted on March 21, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 140 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 21, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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