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

Site of First School

 
 
Site of First School Marker image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, April 1, 2017
1. Site of First School Marker
Inscription.
Site of
First School
In
Schoharie Village
Built About 1740

 
Erected 1932 by New York State Education Department.
 
Location. 42° 39.889′ N, 74° 18.65′ W. Marker is in Schoharie, New York, in Schoharie County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street (New York State Route 30) and Johnson Ave, on the right when traveling north on Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 314 Main Street, Schoharie NY 12157, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Oldest Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Throop Drug Store (within shouting distance of this marker); Schoharie Free Movies (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Swarts Tavern (approx. 0.7 miles away); Old Stone Fort Museum (approx. one mile away); War in Schoharie County (approx. one mile away); Revolution in the Mohawk Valley (approx. one mile away); David Williams Memorial (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Schoharie.
 
Additional keywords. Schoharie United Presbyterian Church Hurricane Irene 2011
 
Categories. Education
 
Site of First School Marker image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, April 1, 2017
2. Site of First School Marker
Site of First School Marker image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, April 1, 2017
3. Site of First School Marker
The marker is located on a patch of lawn between the side walk and the doorway of the Schoharie United Presbyterian Church.
Site of First School Marker image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, August 31, 2011
4. Site of First School Marker
The Site of First School marker stands amidst the heaps of ruined furnishings hauled to the curbside after the flooding of the Schoharie Creek due to Hurricane Irene in August of 2011.
Site of First School Marker image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, April 1, 2017
5. Site of First School Marker
The view down Johnson Ave. past the Stewarts, on the left, and across Main Street to the Site of First School marker.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on April 2, 2017. This page originally submitted on April 1, 2017, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. This page has been viewed 86 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on April 1, 2017, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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