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

Boardman & Gray Piano Factory

 
 
Boardman & Gray Piano Factory Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 20, 2018
1. Boardman & Gray Piano Factory Marker
Inscription.  

Built as the Boardman & Gray Piano Factory in 1853,
it later became the Regent Shirt Factory, then the
offices of the Brandow Printing Co.

 
Erected by Historic Albany Foundation.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Buildings.
 
Location. 42° 39.637′ N, 73° 44.709′ W. Marker is in Albany, New York, in Albany County. Marker is at the intersection of Broadway and Ferry Street, on the right when traveling east on Broadway. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Albany NY 12207, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Lil's Diner (within shouting distance of this marker); Ten Broeck Mansion (approx. 0.3 miles away); Brig. Gen. Abraham Ten Broeck (approx. 0.3 miles away); Abraham Ten Broeck (approx. 0.3 miles away); Ten Broeck Family Burial Vault (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Erie Canal / Albany Basin (approx. 0.4 miles away); Albany Pump Station
Boardman & Gray Piano Factory and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 20, 2018
2. Boardman & Gray Piano Factory and Marker
(approx. half a mile away); Stephen and Harriet Myers Residence (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Albany.
 
Also see . . .
1. Boardman & Gray: A Tour Through a Pre-Civil War Piano Factory. (Submitted on March 31, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Historic Albany Foundation. (Submitted on March 31, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on March 31, 2018. It was originally submitted on March 31, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 122 times since then and 32 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 31, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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