Manhattan in New York County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Petrus Stuyvesant's Pear Tree
Erected 1890 by Holland Society of New York.
Location. 40° 43.963′ N, 73° 59.264′ W. Marker is in Manhattan, New York, in New York County. Marker is at the intersection of Third Avenue and East 13th Street on Third Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: New York NY 10003, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Academy of Music Site (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Gramercy Gym Site (was about 500 feet away but has been reported missing. ); The Petersfield (about 600 feet away); International Tailoring Company Building (about 600 feet away); William Penn Carriage Block and Hitching Post (about 800 feet away); Elihu Root (about 800 feet away); Petrus Stuyvesant (approx. 0.2 miles away); Daniel D. Tompkins (approx. 0.2 miles away).
Also see . . . Petrus Stuyvesant's Pear Tree. Information on Peter Stuyvesant and the pear tree. There is a stereoscpic photo of the tree from the 1860's. (Submitted on January 11, 2011.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on April 4, 2017. This page originally submitted on January 10, 2011, by R. C. of Shrewsbury, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 791 times since then and 29 times this year. Last updated on March 31, 2017, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on January 10, 2011, by R. C. of Shrewsbury, New Jersey. 3, 4. submitted on March 31, 2017, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.