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Whitesboro in Oneida County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Whitestown

 
 
Whitestown Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, June 16, 2010
1. Whitestown Marker
Inscription.  
March 7th 1788
Named in honor of
Judge Hugh White
A first settler
May, 1784


 
Erected 1935 by State Department of Education.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Settlements & Settlers.
 
Location. 43° 7.236′ N, 75° 17.37′ W. Marker is in Whitesboro, New York, in Oneida County. Marker is on Main Street west of Victory Parkway, on the right when traveling west. This historical marker is located on the north side of the street, in front of the parking lot for the Dunham Public Library. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 74 Main Street, Whitesboro NY 13492, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Rear Guard of General Herkimers Army (within shouting distance of this marker); On August 5, 1777 (approx. 1 miles away); James Schoolcraft Sherman (approx. 2.8 miles away); Utica Civil War Memorial (approx. 2.9 miles away); Casimir Pulaski
Whitestown Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, June 16, 2010
2. Whitestown Marker
View looking west of historical marker in the right foreground and of Main Street heading into the downtown area on the left side of the picture.
(approx. 3.1 miles away); Oneida County Spanish-American War Memorial (approx. 3.1 miles away); Justus Henry Rathbone (approx. 3.2 miles away); Governor Horatio Seymour (approx. 3.2 miles away).
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on June 30, 2010, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 531 times since then and 9 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 30, 2010, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.
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