Schenectady in Schenectady County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
John Glen House 1740
Washington Occupied N.E.
Bedroom, Second Floor
On First Visit to
Schenectady In 1775
Erected 1932 by New York State Education Department.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial Era • Patriots & Patriotism • Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the Former U.S. Presidents: #01 George Washington, and the George Washington Slept Here series lists. A significant historical year for this entry is 1740.
Location. Marker has been reported missing. It was located near 42° 48.949′ N, 73° 56.959′ W. Marker was in Schenectady, New York, in Schenectady County. Marker was on Washington Ave.. Marker is in Schenectady's Stockade Historic District. Touch for map. Marker was at or near this postal address: 58 Washington Ave, Schenectady NY 12305, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this location. ca 1850 (a few steps from this marker); Robert Sanders House 1750 (within shouting distance of this marker); Clench's TavernSouth Shore Road (about 400 feet away); Freemasonry (about 400 feet away); M-7 Day (about 400 feet away); Southwest Corner of Stockade (about 400 feet away); Hotel Van Curler (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Schenectady.
Also see . . . John Glen House, 58 Washington Avenue, Schenectady, Schenectady County, NY. Library of Congress website entry (Submitted on July 2, 2010, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York.)
Credits. This page was last revised on December 9, 2021. It was originally submitted on July 2, 2010, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. This page has been viewed 1,143 times since then and 58 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on July 2, 2010, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.