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Franconia in Grafton County, New Hampshire — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Niels F.F. Nielsen, Jr.

 
 
Niels F.F. Nielsen, Jr. Marker image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, September 2008
1. Niels F.F. Nielsen, Jr. Marker
Inscription. In recognition of over 30 years of service to the citizens and visitors of the State of New Hampshire
Niels F.F. Nielsen, Jr.
The first official caretaker of the Old Man of the Mountain. This was his labor of love.
Presented by Governor Jeanne Shaheen and Executive Councilors: Raymond S. Burton Peter J. Spaulding Ruth J. Griffin James A. Normand Bernard A. Streeter The Old Man of the Mountain Museum and Preservation Association, Inc. 1997
 
Location. 44° 10.05′ N, 71° 40.967′ W. Marker is in Franconia, New Hampshire, in Grafton County. Marker can be reached from Recreational Trail (U.S. 93). Touch for map. The marker is in the Old Man of the Mountain Historic Site in Franconia Notch State Park. Marker is in this post office area: Franconia NH 03580, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Cannon on the Skyline (here, next to this marker); The Appalachian Trail (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Profile Lake (approx. mile away); Landslides (approx. mile away); Eagle Cliff (approx. mile away); Why is it called A NOTCH? (approx. mile away); The Old Man of the Mountain (approx. mile away); A Delicate Balance (approx. mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Franconia.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on July 26, 2017. This page originally submitted on July 25, 2017, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. This page has been viewed 50 times since then. Photo   1. submitted on July 25, 2017, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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