Marker Logo HMdb.org THE HISTORICAL
MARKER DATABASE
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Wilson in Niagara County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Rexford G. Tugwell

 
 
Rexford G. Tugwell Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Anton Schwarzmueller, January 15, 2021
1. Rexford G. Tugwell Marker
Inscription.  
Rexford G. Tugwell
1891-1979. Wilson resident &
member of FDR's Brain Trust.
Gov. of Puerto Rico 1941-1946.
Cabin moved here ca. 1980.
Used as his writing retreat.

 
Erected 2020 by William G. Pomeroy Foundation & Wilson Historical Society. (Marker Number 753.)
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Government & Politics. In addition, it is included in the William G. Pomeroy Foundation series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1891.
 
Location. 43° 17.874′ N, 78° 49.611′ W. Marker is in Wilson, New York, in Niagara County. Marker can be reached from Lake Street (New York State Route 425) ¾ mile south of Wilcox Street. Marker is on the grounds of the Wilson Historical Society. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 641 Lake Street, Wilson NY 14172, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Randall Road Schoolhouse (within shouting distance of this marker); Hojack Park (within shouting distance of this marker); Morgan Johnson House (approx. ¼
Paid Advertisement
Click on the ad for more information.
Please report objectionable advertising to the Editor.
Click or scan to see
this page online
mile away); Tabor Bridge (approx. 0.6 miles away); Wilson Collegiate Institute 1845 (approx. 0.6 miles away); Site of Log House Built in 1818 by Reuben Wilson (approx. 0.7 miles away); Schooner Fleetwing (approx. 0.8 miles away); Lake Street and Young Street (approx. 0.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wilson.
 
Rexford G. Tugwell Marker & Cabin Retreat image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Anton Schwarzmueller, January 15, 2021
2. Rexford G. Tugwell Marker & Cabin Retreat
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 15, 2021. It was originally submitted on January 15, 2021, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 125 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on January 15, 2021, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.

Share this page.  
Share on Tumblr
m=164717

CeraNet Cloud Computing sponsors the Historical Marker Database.
This website earns income from purchases you make after using our links to Amazon.com. We appreciate your support.
Paid Advertisement
Apr. 12, 2024