Bridgewater in Oneida County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Born 1908. Worked as
carpenter. Served as village
trustee 1960-1969. Elected mayor
1974, one of NY State's
first African American mayors.
Erected 2019 by William G. Pomeroy Foundation. (Marker Number 602.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: African Americans. A significant historical year for this entry is 1908.
Location. 42° 52.73′ N, 75° 14.769′ W. Marker is in Bridgewater, New York, in Oneida County. Marker is on U.S. 20, ¼ mile east of New York State Route 8, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 9689 US 20, Bridgewater NY 13313, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Bridgewater (approx. 0.2 miles away); Western Star (approx. ¼ mile away); Ira & Joe Walker Blacksmith Shop 1798 (approx. 2.7 miles away); Gorton Turtle (approx. 5.4 miles away); Birth Place of George Eastman (approx. 7½ miles away); Sangerfield (approx. 7.8 miles away); Waterville Civil War MemorialTown of Paris Great War Memorial (approx. 8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bridgewater.
Also see . . . About Everett Holmes. (Submitted on October 20, 2019, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York.)
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