Rome in Oneida County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Senator John Fitzgerald Kennedy
of Massachusetts addressed
two thousand Romans from
this site September 29, 1960, in
his quest for the presidency
of the United States.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Government & Politics. In addition, it is included in the Former U.S. Presidents: #35 John F. Kennedy series list. A significant historical date for this entry is September 29, 1960.
Location. 43° 12.779′ N, 75° 27.286′ W. Marker is in Rome, New York, in Oneida County. Marker is at the intersection of East Court Street and North James Street, on the right when traveling west on East Court Street. Marker is mounted to the right of the entrance to the Oneida County Court House on E Court St. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 302 N James St, Rome NY 13440, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Rome Court House (within shouting distance of this marker); Brigadier General Peter Gansevoort, Jr. (within shouting distance of this marker); British Trenches (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Rome Unknown Soldiers (about 500 feet away); Futile Approach (about 600 feet away); Unrealized Expectations (about 700 feet away); Powder Magazine (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Rome.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on June 12, 2011, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. This page has been viewed 478 times since then and 36 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on June 12, 2011, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. 2. submitted on August 4, 2014, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. 3, 4. submitted on June 12, 2011, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.