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Samuel Whittemore House

 
 
Samuel Whittemore House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, October 30, 2018
1. Samuel Whittemore House Marker
Inscription.  Built 1828 with row on 4th (then Asylum) Street by Samuel Whittemore, local manufacturer/developer/legislator ___ top floor 1898; extension 1901.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Buildings.
 
Location. 40° 44.089′ N, 74° 0.173′ W. Marker is in New York, New York, in New York County. Marker is at the intersection of Charles Street and West 4th Street, on the left when traveling west on Charles Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 60 Charles Street, New York NY 10014, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 242 & 244 West 4th Street (within shouting distance of this marker); Woody Guthrie (within shouting distance of this marker); Sinclair Lewis (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); McCarthy Square (about 400 feet away); Hart Crane (about 400 feet away); The Stonewall Inn (about 400 feet away); a different marker also named Stonewall Inn (about 400 feet away); Gay Liberation Monument (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New York.
 
Regarding Samuel Whittemore House. This Samuel Whittemore is not to be confused with the more famous one from Massachusetts, who died in 1793.
 
Samuel Whittemore House marker - wide view image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, October 30, 2018
2. Samuel Whittemore House marker - wide view
The marker is visible here just above the blue "60", to the left of the door. It's a very small marker, perhaps 6 inches wide.
Samuel Whittemore House image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, October 30, 2018
3. Samuel Whittemore House
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 7, 2018. It was originally submitted on December 7, 2018, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 100 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on December 7, 2018, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.
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