Greenfield in Franklin County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
1630 - 1930
Erected 1930 by Massachusetts Bay Colony - Tercentenary Commission.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial Era • Native Americans • War, French and Indian • Women. In addition, it is included in the Massachusetts Bay Colony—Tercentenary Commission Markers series list. A significant historical month for this entry is March 1869.
Location. 42° 38.796′ N, 72° 37.158′ W. Marker is in Greenfield, Massachusetts, in Franklin County. Marker is on Eunice Williams Drive, half a mile Leyden Road, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Bernardston MA 01337, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Capt. William Turner (approx. 2.8 miles away); Bernardston Veterans Monument (approx. 3.7 miles away); Factory Hollow (approx. 3.8 miles away); Nature's Puzzle (approx. Waterfowl Migration (approx. 4.1 miles away); Songbirds (approx. 4.1 miles away); Bird Hovey Block (approx. 4.2 miles away); Civil War Memorial (approx. 4.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Greenfield.
Also see . . .
1. Pocumtuck Valley Memorial Association. Founded in Deerfield, Massachusetts in 1870 as the first historical society in western Massachusetts, today the Pocumtuck Valley Memorial Association is a vibrant regional organization, supporting the Memorial Hall Museum and Library, Deerfield Teachers’ Center, Indian House Children’s Museum, and Community Outreach projects. (Submitted on March 24, 2010, by Russell Chaffee Bixby of Bernardston, Massachusetts.)
2. Historical markers erected by Massachusetts Bay Colony. Original 1930 publication by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts of Tercentenary Commission Markers, commemorating the three hundredth anniversary of the Massachusetts Bay Colony. (Submitted on March 24, 2010, by Russell Chaffee Bixby of Bernardston, Massachusetts.)
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