Albany in Albany County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
1st Telephone Central Oﬃce in New York State
in New York State
opened near this site
March 18, 1878
Erected 1979 by Telephone Pioneers of America.
Location. 42° 38.981′ N, 73° 45.047′ W. Marker is in Albany, New York, in Albany County. Marker is on Broadway south of Maiden Lane, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is located beside the sidewalk, in a small parking lot in the middle of the block, directly across Broadway from the US Federal Courthouse. Marker is at or near this postal address: 446 Broadway, Albany NY 12207, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Fur Trade (within shouting distance of this marker); Henry Hudson (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Lydius Corner (about 500 feet away); Site of First Poor House in the United States (about 500 feet away); Second Albany City Hall (about 500 feet away); A City of Outstanding Historical Significance (about 600 feet away); SUNY Plaza (about 600 feet away); Declaration of Independence Centennial Memorial (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Albany.
Categories. • Communications •
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