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

Van Kleeck House Site

 
 
Van Kleeck House Site Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 2, 2019
1. Van Kleeck House Site Marker
Inscription.  

On this site 1687-1835
stood the house built by
Baltus Barents Van Kleeck
one of the first settlers
at Poughkeepsie

 
Erected 1935 by State Education Department.
 
Location. 41° 42.378′ N, 73° 55.816′ W. Marker is in Poughkeepsie, New York, in Dutchess County. Marker is on Mill Street west of Columbus Drive, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 226 Mill Street, Poughkeepsie NY 12601, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Cristoforo Colombo (within shouting distance of this marker); Vassar Residence (within shouting distance of this marker); Second Baptist Church (within shouting distance of this marker); World War II Memorial (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Vassar Brothers Institute (about 400 feet away); Poughkeepsie Vietnam Veterans Memorial (about 500 feet away); Matthew Vassar (about 600 feet away); Constitution Ratification Site (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Poughkeepsie.
 
Also see . . .
Van Kleeck House Site Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 2, 2019
2. Van Kleeck House Site Marker

1. Baltus Barents Van Kleeck Bio. (Submitted on March 3, 2019, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Van Kleeck Burial Ground. (Submitted on March 3, 2019, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on March 3, 2019. This page originally submitted on March 3, 2019, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 34 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 3, 2019, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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