Freeville in Tompkins County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Birthplace of William R. "Daddy" George
Founder of George Junior Republic
William R. "Daddy" George
George Junior Republic
Erected 1936 by New York State Education Department.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Education.
Location. 42° 31.023′ N, 76° 26.437′ W. Marker is in Freeville, New York, in Tompkins County. Marker is at the intersection of Asbury Road (County Route 108) and West Dryden Road, on the right when traveling north on Asbury Road. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 680 Asbury Road, Freeville NY 13068, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. A Stream of Opportunities (approx. 5 miles away); Cornell University (approx. 5.1 miles away); Redbud Woods (approx. 5.4 miles away); Ithaca's First Fire Bell (approx. 5.8 miles away); Uranus (approx. 5.8 miles away); Simeon De Witt (approx. 5.8 miles away); Liberty Pole (approx. 5.9 miles away); Site of First Court House (approx. 5.9 miles away).
Also see . . . George Junior Republic. Additional information about George Junior Republic is found on Wikipedia. (Submitted on August 19, 2010.)
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