Poughkeepsie in Dutchess County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
This site possesses national significance
in commemorating the history of the
United States of America
National Park Service
United States Department of the Interior
Erected 1986 by National Park Service.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Buildings. In addition, it is included in the National Historic Landmarks series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1986.
Location. 41° 41.209′ N, 73° 53.726′ W. Marker is in Poughkeepsie, New York, in Dutchess County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Circle and Main Campus Drive, on the left when traveling south on Main Circle. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Poughkeepsie NY 12604, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Bennett Gate (approx. 0.4 miles away); Mills Gate (approx. 0.4 miles away); Dutchess County War Memorial (approx. 0.7 miles away); The Glebe House (approx. 1.2 miles away); Poughkeepsie Civil War MemorialUppuqui-ipis-ing (approx. 1.8 miles away); 5th Ward Honor Roll (approx. 1.9 miles away); Southside Historic District (approx. 2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Poughkeepsie.
Also see . . . Main Building, in Vassar Encyclopedia. (Submitted on March 3, 2019, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
Credits. This page was last revised on March 3, 2019. It was originally submitted on March 3, 2019, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 129 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on March 3, 2019, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.