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

Vassar Residence

 
 
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By William Fischer, Jr., March 2, 2019
1. Vassar Residence Marker
Inscription.  

218 Mill Street This house was
the home of the Vassar Brothers
Mr & Mrs Mathew Vassar Jr. and
his brother John Guy Vassar who
were trustees of Vassar College
and the founders of
Vassar Brothers Hospital
1836 - 1901

 
Location. 41° 42.385′ N, 73° 55.842′ W. Marker is in Poughkeepsie, New York, in Dutchess County. Marker is at the intersection of Mill Street and Vassar Street, on the left when traveling west on Mill Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 218 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. Second Baptist Church (a few steps from this marker); Van Kleeck House Site (within shouting distance of this marker); Cristoforo Colombo (within shouting distance of this marker); Vassar Brothers Institute (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); World War II Memorial (about 400 feet away); Matthew Vassar (about 600 feet away);
Vassar Residence and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 2, 2019
2. Vassar Residence and Marker
Poughkeepsie Vietnam Veterans Memorial (about 700 feet away); Constitution Ratification Site (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Poughkeepsie.
 
Also see . . .
1. Matthew Vassar at Vassar Encyclopedia. (Submitted on March 3, 2019, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Vassar College Chronicle: September 9, 1829. (Submitted on March 3, 2019, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. About the Vassar Brothers Institute. (Submitted on March 3, 2019, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
4. Michael Torsone Memorial Funeral Home: Our History. (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 50 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 3, 2019, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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