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Winfield Scott House

New York University Casa Italiana

 

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Winfield Scott House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, July 16, 2017
1. Winfield Scott House Marker
Inscription.  
Winfield Scott House
Has Been Designated a
National Historic Landmark
This Site Possesses National Significance
In Commemorating the History of the
United States of America
1974
National Park Service
United States Department of the Interior

 
Erected 1974 by National Park Service.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: War of 1812War, Mexican-AmericanWar, US Civil. A significant historical year for this entry is 1974.
 
Location. 40° 44.104′ N, 73° 59.742′ W. Marker is in New York, New York, in New York County. Marker is on West 12th Street, on the right when traveling east. Between Fifth and Sixth Avenues. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 24 West 12th Street, New York NY 10004, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 44 West 12th Street (within shouting distance of this marker); 48 West 12th Street (within shouting distance of this marker); Jim Hall (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); First Presbyterian Church (about 300 feet
Winfield Scott House image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, July 16, 2017
2. Winfield Scott House
12 West 12th Street; the marker is right of the door.
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away); Martha Graham (1894-1991) (about 300 feet away); The Salmagundi Club (about 400 feet away); Church of the Ascension (about 500 feet away); Mark Twain (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New York.
 
Also see . . .
1. Winfield Scott House at Daytonian in Manhattan blog. (Submitted on October 18, 2019, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York.)
2. Winfield Scott Wikipedia entry. (Submitted on October 18, 2019, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York.)
 
General Winfield Scott (1786-1866) image. Click for full size.
from Wikipedia
3. General Winfield Scott (1786-1866)
3rd Commanding General of the United States Army (1841-1861)
Winfield Scott Grave at West Point NY image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, August 6, 2017
4. Winfield Scott Grave at West Point NY
"The Grand Old Man of the Army" aka "Old Fuss and Feathers"
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on October 20, 2019. It was originally submitted on October 18, 2019, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. This page has been viewed 73 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on October 18, 2019, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. • Michael Herrick was the editor who published this page.

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