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Rochester in Monroe County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Post House

 
 
Post House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Yugoboy, May 25, 2012
1. Post House Marker
Inscription.  Quakers Isaac and Amy Post hid 15 fugitives overnight in their house, a station on the Underground Railroad at this site.
 
Erected 1984 by City of Rochester.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Abolition & Underground RRAfrican Americans. In addition, it is included in the Quakerism series list.
 
Location. 43° 9.349′ N, 77° 36.962′ W. Marker is in Rochester, New York, in Monroe County. Marker is at the intersection of N. Plymouth Ave and Church St. on N. Plymouth Ave. Southeast Corner of Intersection. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Rochester NY 14614, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Rochester: Center of Freedom (a few steps from this marker); County of Monroe (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Pioneer School (about 600 feet away); The 100 Acre Tract (approx. 0.2 miles away); Jonathan Child (approx. 0.2 miles away); Broad Street (approx.
Post House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Yugoboy
2. Post House Marker
Wide shot of marker facing South. The building in the foreground is the Hochstein Music Hall.
0.2 miles away); Have honor for Nathaniel Rochester (approx. 0.2 miles away); First RIT Campus (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Rochester.
 
Regarding Post House. This site is now the site of Hochstein Music Hall, a converted church. This church is the site of the funeral of Frederick Douglass.
 
Additional keywords. Quakers
 
Post House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Yugoboy, May 25, 2012
3. Post House Marker
Wide Shot of Marker Facing North. The building in the foreground is the Hochstein Music Hall.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on May 26, 2012, by Yugoboy of Rochester, New York. This page has been viewed 525 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on May 26, 2012, by Yugoboy of Rochester, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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