East Farmingdale in Suffolk County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
State University of New York
College at Farmingdale
The oldest public college on
Long Island Established to
serve the downstate community
Erected by Town of Babylon.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Education. A significant historical year for this entry is 1912.
Location. 40° 44.997′ N, 73° 25.647′ W. Marker is in East Farmingdale, New York, in Suffolk County. Marker is on Melville Road, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Farmingdale NY 11735, 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. Suffolk County (approx. 0.7 miles away); World War II (approx. 0.9 miles away); Abigail E. Leonard (approx. 1.2 miles away); Farmingdale War Memorial (approx. 1.6 miles away); Farmingdale World War II Memorial (approx. 1.6 miles away); Farmingdale Korea and Vietnam War Memorial (approx. 1.6 miles away); Farmingdale Civil War Memorial (approx. 1.6 miles away); Farmingdale Honor Roll World War 1917-1918 (approx. 1.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in East Farmingdale.
Also see . . . Farmingdale State College - History (Wikipedia). "The State University of New York at Farmingdale is a college in East Farmingdale, in the U.S. state of New York. Also known as Farmingdale State College or SUNY Farmingdale, it is a public technology college of the State University of New York. The college was chartered in 1912 as a school of applied agriculture under the name of New York State School Of Agriculture on Long Island." (Submitted on May 5, 2019.)
Credits. This page was last revised on May 5, 2019. It was originally submitted on May 5, 2019, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 127 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 5, 2019, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.