Islip in Suffolk County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
c. 1808, 1828 "Little Red",
1854 and 1869 Henry Brewster
(1825) and Amos Doxsee (1834)
were early teachers here.
Erected 1992 by Historical Society of Islip Hamlet.
Location. 40° 43.73′ N, 73° 12.932′ W. Marker is in Islip, New York, in Suffolk County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street (Montauk Highway) and Smith Avenue, on the right when traveling west on Main Street (Montauk Highway). Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 417 Main Street, Islip NY 11751, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A different marker also named Early Schools (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Methodist Church (about 400 feet away); Presbyterian Church (about 600 feet away); Islip Crowd (approx. 0.2 miles away); Third Town Hall (approx. ¼ mile away); Gibb Patent (approx. 0.3 miles away); Willow Brook (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Old Mill (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Islip.
Also see . . . The Islip Village Schools (Historical Society of Islip Hamlet / Richard P. Baldwin). (Submitted on December 3, 2017.)
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