Lewis in Essex County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 2016 by William G. Pomeroy Foundation. (Marker Number 341.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Animals • Civil Rights • Women. In addition, it is included in the William G. Pomeroy Foundation series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1913.
Location. 44° 16.512′ N, 73° 33.944′ W. Marker is in Lewis, New York, in Essex County. Marker is at the intersection of U.S. 9, on the left when traveling north on U.S. 9. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Lewis NY 12950, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Lewis Hotel and Central School (here, next to this marker); Maccabee Hall and Other Lewis Landmarks (within shouting distance of this marker); Atlas F Missle Silo Site in Lewis, NY and War Veterans (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Town of Lewis Veterans Park (about 600 feet away); Edgar P. Wadhams (approx. 2.6 miles away); John Brown’s Body (approx. 4˝ miles away); Elizabethtown War Memorials (approx. 4˝ miles away); Toll-Gate House (approx. 6.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lewis.
Also see . . .
1. Inez Midholland. (Submitted on July 13, 2019, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York.)
2. Inez Milholland. (Submitted on July 14, 2019, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York.)
1. Repetitions by Carl Sandburg
They are crying salt tears
Over the beautiful beloved body
Of Inez Milholland,
Because they are glad she lived,
Because she loved open-armed,
Throwing love for a cheap thing
Belonging to everybody—
Cheap as sunlight,
And morning air.
— Submitted July 16, 2019, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.
Credits. This page was last revised on July 20, 2020. It was originally submitted on July 13, 2019, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. This page has been viewed 367 times since then and 52 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on July 13, 2019, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. 2. submitted on July 14, 2019, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. 3. submitted on July 15, 2019. 4, 5. submitted on July 16, 2019, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.