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Stuyvesant in Columbia County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Henry Van Schaack

 
 
Henry Van Schaack Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, November 1, 2010
1. Henry Van Schaack Marker
Inscription.  
Died here in 1823.
Built these two houses. Was
on first Board of Trustees
of Williams College.

 
Erected 1935 by New York State Education Department.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Education.
 
Location. 42° 23.509′ N, 73° 46.862′ W. Marker is in Stuyvesant, New York, in Columbia County. Marker is on New York State Route 9 J north of County Route 26A, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Stuyvesant NY 12173, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Stuyvesant Landing (about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); Benjamin F. Butler (approx. 0.4 miles away); Henry Hudson (approx. half a mile away); Powell Patent (approx. half a mile away); Sharptown (approx. 0.9 miles away); Newton Hook (approx. 2˝ miles away); Nutten Hooke (approx. 2.6 miles away); In Memory (approx. 2.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Stuyvesant.
 
Stuyvesant Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, November 1, 2010
2. Stuyvesant Marker
Henry Van Schaack Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, November 1, 2010
3. Henry Van Schaack Marker
Henry Van Schaack House image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, November 1, 2010
4. Henry Van Schaack House
Henry Van Schaack House image. Click for full size.
By Steve Stoessel, April 22, 2019
5. Henry Van Schaack House
Other Henry Van Schaack House image. Click for full size.
By Steve Stoessel, April 22, 2019
6. Other Henry Van Schaack House
Hudson River visible behind the house
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 27, 2019. It was originally submitted on November 2, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 661 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on November 2, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.   5, 6. submitted on April 24, 2019, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York.
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