Monroe in Orange County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Gladys Taylorís Inn
Town of Warwick
Vacation residence of African-American cultural leaders including Langston Hughes.
Erected by Greenwood Forest Farms Association.
Location. 41° 14.666′ N, 74° 15.883′ W. Marker is in Monroe, New York, in Orange County. Marker is on Nelson Rd 1.2 miles from Lakes Rd (County Route 5), on the right. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 203 Nelson Rd, Monroe NY 10950, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. "The Colony" (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Bellvale (approx. 2.4 miles away); Sterling Furnace (approx. 3.2 miles away); Wisner Tract (approx. 3.3 miles away); Salem Village of Chester (approx. 3.6 miles away); Sayerville (approx. 3.8 miles away); Residence site of James Burt (approx. 4.3 miles away); Campground (approx. 4.4 miles away).
Also see . . .
1. Langston Hughes. 1953 photo of Langston Hughes standing near Inn: Literary genius Langston Hughes' poetry instilled hope, racial dignity (Submitted on March 24, 2010, by Clifton Patrick of Chester, NY, United States.)
2. Langston Hughes - Wikipedia. (Submitted on March 24, 2010, by Clifton Patrick of Chester, NY, United States.)
Categories. • 20th Century • African Americans • Notable Persons • Notable Places •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 21, 2010, by Clifton Patrick of Chester, NY, United States. This page has been viewed 768 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on March 21, 2010, by Clifton Patrick of Chester, NY, United States. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.