New York in New York County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
1706 – 1790
Press and Printers
City of New York
January 17, 1872
Ernst Plassman Sculptor
Erected 1872 by Albert DeGroot.
Location. 40° 42.71′ N, 74° 0.354′ W. Marker is in New York, New York, in New York County. Marker is at the intersection of Spruce Street and Park Row, on the left when traveling south on Spruce Street. Touch for map. Statue is located in front of Pace University. Marker is in this post office area: New York NY 10038, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Pace University (within shouting distance of this marker); Pace College (within shouting distance of this marker); Nathan Hale (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); First Almshouse (about 400 feet away); Liberty Poles (about 500 feet away); Horace Greeley (about 500 feet away); Joseph Pulitizer (about 500 feet away); The Bridewell 1775-1838 (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New York.
Also see . . . A Quick Biography of Benjamin Franklin. UShistory.org website. (Submitted on November 22, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
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