New York in New York County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Samuel J. Tilden
1814 - 1886
Lawyer – Philanthropist
Governor of New York
for the Presidency
“I trust the people.”
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Patriots & Patriotism. A significant historical year for this entry is 1876.
Location. 40° 48.369′ N, 73° 58.047′ W. Marker is in New York, New York, in New York County. Marker is at the intersection of Riverside Drive and W 112th Street, on the right when traveling north on Riverside Drive. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: New York NY 10025, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Samuel Tilden Statue (here, next to this marker); Kossuth (within shouting distance of this marker); Lajos Kossuth Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); Morningside Heights Historic District (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Cecil B. DeMille (about 500 feet away); John Dewey (about 700 feet away); Harlan Fiske Stone (approx. 0.2 miles away); Victor Herbert (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New York.
Also see . . . Samuel J. Tilden. Wikipedia biography. (Submitted on April 12, 2020, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York.)
Credits. This page was last revised on April 14, 2020. It was originally submitted on March 29, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 491 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on March 29, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. 7, 8. submitted on April 12, 2020, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York.