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New Berlin in Chenango County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

John P. Usher

 
 
John P. Usher Marker image. Click for full size.
By Steve Stoessel, January 5, 2020
1. John P. Usher Marker
Inscription.  Secretary of Interior under Abraham Lincoln practiced law in New Berlin with John Hyde 1837-1839.
 
Erected 2002.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Government & Politics. In addition, it is included in the Former U.S. Presidents: #16 Abraham Lincoln series list.
 
Location. 42° 37.644′ N, 75° 19.939′ W. Marker is in New Berlin, New York, in Chenango County. Marker is at the intersection of North Main Street (New York State Route 8) and Elm Street, on the left when traveling south on North Main Street. Mark is set parallel to road in front of Hyde Park. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: New Berlin NY 13411, 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. Anson Burlingame (approx. ¼ mile away); Historic Law Office (approx. ¼ mile away); St. Andrews Church and Cemetery (approx. 0.4 miles away); New Berlin (approx. 0.7 miles away); Site of Daniel Scribner's Home (approx. 2½ miles away); Town of Edmeston WWII Roll of Honor
Side of marker facing the street image. Click for full size.
By Steve Stoessel
2. Side of marker facing the street
Hyde Park is in the background
(approx. 6.6 miles away); Morris Village Historic District (approx. 7 miles away); 1/4 Mile To Historic Carr Farm (approx. 7.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New Berlin.
 
Also see . . .  John Usher (Wikipedia). (Submitted on January 6, 2020, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York.)
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 3, 2020. It was originally submitted on January 6, 2020, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. This page has been viewed 70 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on January 6, 2020, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. • Michael Herrick was the editor who published this page.
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Mar. 5, 2021