New York in New York County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1936 by New York Department of Parks and Recreation.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Notable Buildings • War, US Revolutionary. In addition, it is included in the Former U.S. Presidents: #01 George Washington, the George Washington Slept Here, and the National Historic Landmarks series lists. A significant historical month for this entry is September 1699.
Location. 40° 50.07′ N, 73° 56.332′ W. Marker is in New YorkTouch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 65 Jumel Terrace, New York NY 10032, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A different marker also named Morris-Jumel Mansion (here, next to this marker); Jumel Terrace Historic District (a few steps from this marker); Kingsbridge Road Milestone (within shouting distance of this marker); The John T. Brush Stairway (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Polo Grounds (approx. 0.2 miles away); Sugar Hill Luminaries Lawn (approx. ¼ mile away); Greg Marius Court (approx. 0.3 miles away); Holcombe Rucker Park (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New York.
Also see . . .
1. The Battle of Harlem Heights, September 16, 1776 at Harlem, New York. The American Revolutionary War website. (Submitted on October 19, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.)
2. The Battle of Harlem Heights 1776. A British perspective of the battle from BritishBattles.com. (Submitted on October 19, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.)
3. The 1765 Morris-Jumel Mansion. "Daytonian in Manhattan" entry. (Submitted on April 11, 2020, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York.)
Credits. This page was last revised on April 12, 2020. It was originally submitted on October 19, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,387 times since then and 55 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on October 19, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.