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Homer in Cortland County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Birthplace Of Andrew Dickson White

 
 
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July 13, 2015
1. Birthplace Of Marker
Inscription.  November 7, 1832. Cofounder & first President of Cornell University 1866-1885.
 
Erected 2015 by William G. Pomeroy Foundation. (Marker Number 244.)
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Education. In addition, it is included in the William G. Pomeroy Foundation series list.
 
Location. 42° 37.993′ N, 76° 10.733′ W. Marker is in Homer, New York, in Cortland County. Marker is on South Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 81 South Main Street, Homer NY 13077, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. David Harum (within shouting distance of this marker); William Osborn Stoddard (within shouting distance of this marker); David Hannum (about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); Homer Village Green (approx. 0.2 miles away); Barber Block (approx. ¼ mile away); Childhood Home (approx. half a mile away); Glenwood Cemetery (approx. 0.6 miles away); a different marker also named Glenwood Cemetery (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Homer.
 
Andrew Dickson White's birthplace image. Click for full size.
November 12, 2015
2. Andrew Dickson White's birthplace
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 12, 2020. It was originally submitted on April 30, 2019, by Deryn Pomeroy of Syracuse, New York. This page has been viewed 75 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on April 30, 2019, by Deryn Pomeroy of Syracuse, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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