Alden in Erie County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Secession & Reunion
With encouragement from President Harry S. Truman, Town Line residents gathered again in January 1946 at the schoolhouse, which had become a blacksmith shop, and voted 90-23 to officially return to the Union.
Erected 2013 by Alden Historical Society.
Location. 42° 53.449′ N, 78° 34.624′ W. Marker is in Alden, New York, in Erie County. Marker is on Broadway (U.S. 20) 0.1 miles east of Town Line Road, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Alden NY 14004, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Town Line, N.Y. (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Site of Alden's Black Water Mineral Baths (approx. 3.8 miles away); Site of Moffat's Tannery (approx. 3.9 miles away); 1844 Springbrook Mill Gear Assembly (approx. 4.2 miles away); Elma Village Mill Elma Town Museum (approx. 4.2 miles away); Big Flats (approx. 4.2 miles away); Zuidema-Idsardi House (approx. 4.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Alden.
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. Town Line, N.Y. in the Civil War
Also see . . . Town Line, NY - Wikipedia. (Submitted on July 10, 2014, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.)
Categories. • Politics • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 19, 2018. This page originally submitted on July 10, 2014, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 375 times since then. Last updated on June 18, 2018, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on July 10, 2014, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.