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From the Hearth of America Come the Heart of America

 
 
From the Hearth of America Come the Heart of America Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 31, 2014
1. From the Hearth of America Come the Heart of America Marker
Inscription.  
This hearth is dedicated to the women and children of all races who lived and died on the colonial frontier. It was built by their grateful descendants in the bicentennial year of Our Lord One Thousand Nine Hundred and Seventy Six.
Where they walked, the United States of America began.

 
Erected 1976.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial EraSettlements & Settlers.
 
Location. 43° 28.109′ N, 76° 30.334′ W. Marker is in Oswego, New York, in Oswego County. Marker can be reached from E 4th Street. Marker is located near the Fort Ontario Cemetery. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Oswego NY 13126, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Those Buried At Fort Ontario (within shouting distance of this marker); Revolutionary War Patriots Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); The Post Cemetery (within shouting distance of this marker); 12 Unknown Revolutionary Soldiers (within shouting distance of this marker); British Invasion
From the Hearth of America Come the Heart of America Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 31, 2014
2. From the Hearth of America Come the Heart of America Marker
(about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Fort Ontario State Historic Site (about 400 feet away); Holocaust Survivors (about 500 feet away); African Troops at Fort Ontario (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Oswego.
 
From the Hearth of America Come the Heart of America Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 31, 2014
3. From the Hearth of America Come the Heart of America Marker
The Hearth of America image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 31, 2014
4. The Hearth of America
Marker at the Fort Ontario Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 31, 2014
5. Marker at the Fort Ontario Cemetery
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on August 4, 2014, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 327 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on August 4, 2014, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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