Marquis de Lafayette
In memory of that event this tablet is erected by a former pupil of the school under the direction of the Board of Education AD 1911
Erected 1911 by Board of Education.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Education • Notable Events • War, US Revolutionary. In addition, it is included in the Lafayette’s Farewell Tour series list. A significant historical month for this entry is September 1821.
Location. 40° 43.953′ N, 74° 0.382′ W. Marker is in New York, New York, in New York County. Marker is at the intersection of Hudson Street and Grove Street, on the right when traveling north on Hudson Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 490 Hudson Street, New York NY 10014, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Boyhood Home of Bret Harte (within shouting distance of this marker); St. Luke's Chapel
Also see . . . Gilbert du Motier, Marquis de Lafayette. Wikipedia biography. (Submitted on April 11, 2020, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York.)
Credits. This page was last revised on April 12, 2020. It was originally submitted on May 19, 2012, by James True of Newark, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 521 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 19, 2012, by James True of Newark, New Jersey. 3. submitted on April 11, 2020, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.