“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Champlain in Clinton County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)

First School

First School Marker image. Click for full size.
By Ellen Adams, April 2, 2016
1. First School Marker
Inscription. In the first school which stood near this site Dr. William Beaumont surgeon and physiologist was schoolmaster, 1807-10.
Erected by State Education Department.
Location. 44° 59.322′ N, 73° 26.679′ W. Marker is in Champlain, New York, in Clinton County. Marker is on Oak Street north of Chestnut Street, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 21 Oak Street, Champlain NY 12919, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 kilometers of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Jehudi Ashmun (approx. 0.4 miles away); Site of First School House (approx. 3.9 miles away); David Mayo's Sail Ferry (approx. 4 miles away); Fort Montgomery (approx. 4.3 miles away); La Bataille d’Odelltown / Battle of Odelltown (approx. 4.7 miles away in Canada); The "White House" (approx. 8.7 kilometers away); Point au Fer Historic Site (approx. 8.8 kilometers away); The Scott Home (approx. 10.9 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Champlain.
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Credits. This page was last revised on August 13, 2017. This page originally submitted on August 11, 2017, by Ellen Adams of Plattsburgh, New York. This page has been viewed 86 times since then. Photo   1. submitted on August 11, 2017, by Ellen Adams of Plattsburgh, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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