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

Main Building

 
 
Main Building NHL Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 2, 2019
1. Main Building NHL Marker
Inscription.  

has been designated a
National
Historic Landmark

This site possesses national significance
in commemorating the history of the
United States of America

1986
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.
 
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 Memorial
Main Building and NHL Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 2, 2019
2. Main Building and NHL Marker
Marker is on entrance column
(approx. 1.6 miles away); Uppuqui-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.)
 
Vassar College Main Building image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 2, 2019
3. Vassar College Main Building
 
 
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 107 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on March 3, 2019, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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