Sag Harbor in Suffolk County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Publisher of Long Island's
first newspaper, Frothingham's
Long-Island Herald, 1791-1798,
lived and printed at this site.
Erected 2018 by Press Club of Long Island.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Communications.
Location. 40° 59.9′ N, 72° 17.777′ W. Marker is in Sag Harbor, New York, in Suffolk County. Marker is on Main Street north of Union Street, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 180 Main Street, Sag Harbor NY 11963, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Handcut Millstone (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The French House (about 300 feet away); M. Olivia Sage (about 400 feet away); Atheneum (about 500 feet away); Meigs Monument (about 600 feet away); The Old Burying Ground (about 600 feet away); American Revolution Veterans Memorial (about 600 feet away); Alvin Building (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Sag Harbor.
Also see . . . Frothingham’s 1791 Newspaper Recognized by Press Club as Long Island’s First (SagHarborExpress.com)(Submitted on April 29, 2019.)
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