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John Glen House 1740

 
 
John Glen House 1740 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, October 2, 2006
1. John Glen House 1740 Marker
This marker was in need of a paint job at this point.
Inscription.  
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 EraPatriots & PatriotismSettlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the George Washington Slept Here series list.
 
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 Tavern (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); South Shore Road
John Glen House 1740 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, May 11, 2008
2. John Glen House 1740 Marker
(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. (Submitted on July 2, 2010, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York.)
 
John Glen House 1740 Marker Missing image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, July 2, 2010
3. John Glen House 1740 Marker Missing
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 28, 2019. It was originally submitted on July 2, 2010, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. This page has been viewed 943 times since then and 32 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.
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