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Wilton in Saratoga County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Dr. Orra Phelps

 
 
Dr. Orra Phelps Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 1, 2012
1. Dr. Orra Phelps Marker
Inscription.  
1895 – 1986 Dr. Phelps served
the school system and the
Navy and Veterans Hospital.
Botanist, ADK 46er, Author,
Naturalist and Teacher.

George E. Pataki, Governor

 
Erected 1998 by State of New York.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: EducationEnvironmentScience & Medicine.
 
Location. 43° 10.294′ N, 73° 45.719′ W. Marker is in Wilton, New York, in Saratoga County. Marker is on Parkhurst Road, on the left when traveling south. Marker is located in the parking lot of the Orra Phelps Preserve on Parkhurst Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Gansevoort NY 12831, 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. Grant Cottage (approx. 0.9 miles away); a different marker also named Grant Cottage (approx. 0.9 miles away); a different marker also named Grant Cottage (approx. one mile away); Battle of Wilton (approx. 1.3 miles away); a different marker
Dr. Orra Phelps Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 1, 2012
2. Dr. Orra Phelps Marker
also named Grant Cottage (approx. 1.8 miles away); Grant’s Last View of the Valley (approx. 2.2 miles away); Ulysses S. Grant (approx. 2.2 miles away); Ulysses S. Grant Died (approx. 2.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wilton.
 
Marker on Parkhurst Road image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 1, 2012
3. Marker on Parkhurst Road
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 28, 2019. It was originally submitted on August 1, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 392 times since then and 71 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on August 1, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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