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Berne in Albany County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Anti-Rent

 
 
Anti-Rent Marker image. Click for full size.
By Steve Stoessel, March 24, 2019
1. Anti-Rent Marker
Inscription.  
Convention Held Here
January 15, 1845. Delegates
From 11 Counties Petitioned
State To End Unjust
Land Lease System.

 
Erected 2016 by William C. Pomeroy Foundation. (Marker Number 347.)
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: AgricultureCivil RightsGovernment & PoliticsSettlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the William G. Pomeroy Foundation series list.
 
Location. 42° 37.526′ N, 74° 8.499′ W. Marker is in Berne, New York, in Albany County. Marker is on Helderberge Trail (New York State Route 443), on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1728 Helderberge Trail, Berne NY 12023, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Schools (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Dedicated (about 700 feet away); Reformed Dutch Church (approx. 0.3 miles away); Ax Factory (approx. 0.4 miles away); Mill Site
Anti-Rent Marker image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, May 2, 2020
2. Anti-Rent Marker
(approx. 0.4 miles away); Weidman Home (approx. half a mile away); Cheese Factory (approx. half a mile away); Pioneer (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Berne.
 
Also see . . .
1. Battle of Clarksville. Anti rent wars (Submitted on March 25, 2019, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York.) 

2. The History page of Helderberg Evangelical Lutheran Church. (Submitted on May 3, 2020, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York.)
 
Anti-Rent Marker image. Click for full size.
By Steve Stoessel, March 24, 2019
3. Anti-Rent Marker
Marker is in front of this church
The <b><i>Anti-Rent Marker</i></b> and the Helderberg Evangelical Lutheran Church image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, May 2, 2020
4. The Anti-Rent Marker and the Helderberg Evangelical Lutheran Church
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 8, 2020. It was originally submitted on March 25, 2019, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. This page has been viewed 107 times since then and 54 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on March 25, 2019, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York.   2. submitted on May 2, 2020, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York.   3. submitted on March 25, 2019, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York.   4. submitted on May 2, 2020, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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Oct. 24, 2020