Northville in Fulton County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
James A. Cole Block
Resseguie and Wilson (and then Partridge) Hardware was one of the first businesses in the Cole Block.
The fire house occupied the south side of the Cole Block from late 1920s to 1958.
These are some enterprises that occupied the Cole Block (all 3 floors were used):
Resseguie and Wilson Resseguie and Partridge Broadalbin Electric & Power Co. James Van Ness Law Office Isaac Bowman Photo Studio Frank Chequer's Barber Shop Baptist Church met there after their church burned and a new one built. A & P Store managed by E.M. Alter Village and Town Offices Community Medical Center (Dr. Larry Gruet) Fire Department & an eight-foot square iron cage with 4 bunks that served as the village lockup (Jail) Junquera's Laundromat The Candy Shop William Bass Law Office Improved Order of Odd Fellows (I.O.O.F.) Fish House Lodge No. 298 (Masons) Village Cafι Pizzeria Wellness in Motion (Physical Therapy) Dr. H. Halloran
*There may be others that are not included
Erected by Northville-Northampton Historical Society. (Marker Number 3.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Industry & Commerce. A significant historical year for this entry is 1885.
Location. 43° 13.527′ N, 74° 10.29′ W. Marker is in Northville, New York, in Fulton County. Marker is on South Main Street south of Bridge Street, on the left when traveling south. Marker is mounted at eye-level, directly on the subject building, on the center door, facing Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 168 South Main Street, Northville NY 12134, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Fry Block (a few steps from this marker); 5 & 10 Cent Store (within shouting distance of this marker); Northville War Memorial (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Lee Anibal's Law Office (about 600 feet away); William F. Barker House (about 600 feet away); Early Cemetery (approx. 0.2 miles away); Chimney Swifts of Northville, New York (approx. 0.2 miles away); History of Ray Hubbell (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Northville.
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. Northville Historical Walking Tour
Also see . . . Northville Historical Walking Tour. The first permanent settlement (Submitted on April 6, 2020, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida.)
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