“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Port Jervis in Orange County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)

The Crane House

The Crane House Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Leslie Smith, May 8, 2010
1. The Crane House Marker
Inscription.  The home of Judge William Crane from 1890-1901.  His brother Stephen visited from 1891 - 1896 creating some of his finest works.
Erected 1984.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Arts, Letters, Music. A significant historical year for this entry is 1891.
Location. 41° 22.631′ N, 74° 41.254′ W. Marker is in Port Jervis, New York, in Orange County. Marker is on East Main Street (U.S. 6) 0.2 miles west of Kingston Avenue (U.S. 209), on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 19 East Main Street, Port Jervis NY 12771, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Oldest Church (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); 1892 Lynching (about 500 feet away); Korean War Memorial (about 600 feet away); The American Revolution (about 600 feet away); Stephen Crane (about 600 feet away); Civil War Memorial (about 700 feet away); Willmore Pavlich & Howard Tarkett WWII Memorial (about 700 feet away); Vietnam War Memorial (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Port Jervis.
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The house is currently occupied by attorneys Bavoso, Plotsky & Onofry
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Also see . . .
1. William Crane. He was a merchant, justice of the peace, judge, and politician. (Submitted on May 16, 2010.) 

2. Biography of Stephen Crane. Stephen Townley Crane was born on November 1, 1871. Started as a serial, The Red Badge of Courage gained Crane almost instant fame. He was also hired as a reporter and he traveled across America, to Mexico, down to Cuba to report on the Spanish-American conflict. (Submitted on May 16, 2010.) 
The Judge William Crane House image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Leslie Smith, May 8, 2010
2. The Judge William Crane House
Credits. This page was last revised on November 28, 2019. It was originally submitted on May 9, 2010, by Clifton Patrick of Chester, NY, United States. This page has been viewed 929 times since then and 48 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 9, 2010, by Clifton Patrick of Chester, NY, United States. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.

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