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

Boardman & Gray Piano Factory

 
 
Boardman & Gray Piano Factory Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 20, 2018
1. Boardman & Gray Piano Factory Marker
Inscription.

Built as the Boardman & Gray Piano Factory in 1853,
it later became the Regent Shirt Factory, then the
offices of the Brandow Printing Co.

 
Erected by Historic Albany Foundation.
 
Location. 42° 39.637′ N, 73° 44.709′ W. Marker is in Albany, New York, in Albany County. Marker is at the intersection of Broadway and Ferry Street, on the right when traveling east on Broadway. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Albany NY 12207, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Lil's Diner (within shouting distance of this marker); The Erie Canal / Albany Basin (approx. 0.4 miles away); Albany Pump Station (approx. half a mile away); Lincoln Mourned (approx. half a mile away); Herman Melville (approx. half a mile away); Site of 1 Elk St. (approx. 0.7 miles away); Court of Appeals (approx. 0.7 miles away); Joseph Henry (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Albany.
 
Also see . . .
1. Boardman & Gray: A Tour Through a Pre-Civil War Piano Factory. (Submitted on March 31, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Historic Albany Foundation. (Submitted on March 31, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
Boardman & Gray Piano Factory and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 20, 2018
2. Boardman & Gray Piano Factory and Marker

 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on March 31, 2018. This page originally submitted on March 31, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 47 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 31, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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