Elmira in Chemung County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Gillett Memorial Hall
by the United States
Department of the Interior
Location. 42° 5.905′ N, 76° 48.79′ W. Marker is in Elmira, New York, in Chemung County. Marker can be reached from College Avenue south of West Washington Avenue, on the left when traveling south. Marker is mounted at eye-level, directly on the subject building, just to the left of the front entrance. Gillett Memorial Hall is about 120 yards east across the courtyard from College Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 804 College Avenue, Elmira NY 14901, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Mark Twain Watering Trough (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Mark Twain in Elmira (about 400 feet away); Mark Twain Study (about 400 feet away); Elmira College (about 400 feet away); A.M.E. Zion Church (approx. 0.4 miles away); Ernie Davis (approx. half a mile away); Kopernik (approx. half a mile away); Old Second Street Cemetery (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Elmira.
Also see . . . Elmira College: Gillett Memorial Hall (Wikipedia). Built in 1892, a gift of Solomon Gillett. It originally served as the college's music building, containing twenty-two teaching and practice rooms and new pianos. It was proposed at a meeting in June 1891 and construction was completed the following year. In the past, the third floor held the Darius Ford Museum but currently, the building contains offices for faculty members of the college. Gillett Memorial Hall is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. (Submitted on December 5, 2019, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on December 5, 2019. This page originally submitted on December 3, 2019, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida. This page has been viewed 63 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on December 5, 2019, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida.