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Near Fonda in Montgomery County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Veeder Home

 
 
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By Steve Stoessel, March 23, 2019
1. Veeder Home Marker
Inscription.  Built about 1781 by Major Abraham Veeder who kept an inn here and operated a ferry across the river
 
Erected 1932 by State Education Department.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & CommerceSettlements & Settlers. A significant historical year for this entry is 1781.
 
Location. 42° 56.869′ N, 74° 23.697′ W. Marker is near Fonda, New York, in Montgomery County. Marker is on New York State Route 5, on the right. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3666 State Route 5, Fonda NY 12068, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Kateri's Home (approx. 0.2 miles away); A Liberty Pole (approx. 0.2 miles away); Liberty Pole (approx. 0.2 miles away); Mohawk Area (approx. 0.3 miles away); Johnson Hall - 1763 (approx. 0.3 miles away); a different marker also named Mohawk Area (approx. 0.3 miles away); Herkimer Home - 1764 (approx. 0.4 miles away); Site of The Battle of Oriskany (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fonda.
 
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By Steve Stoessel, March 23, 2019
2. Veeder Home
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By Steve Stoessel, March 23, 2019
3. Veeder Home Marker
Marker is beside the 2nd telephone pole from the left
Veeder Home image. Click for full size.
By Steve Stoessel, March 23, 2019
4. Veeder Home
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on March 25, 2019. It was originally submitted on March 24, 2019, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. This page has been viewed 158 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on March 24, 2019, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.

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