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Birthplace of William R. “Daddy” George

Founder of George Junior Republic

 
 
Birthplace of William R. "Daddy" George Marker image. Click for full size.
By John Stuber, August 13, 2010
1. Birthplace of William R. "Daddy" George Marker
Inscription.
Birthplace of
William R. "Daddy" George
1866-1936
Founder of
George Junior Republic

 
Erected 1936 by New York State Education Department.
 
Location. 42° 31.023′ N, 76° 26.437′ W. Marker is in Freeville, New York, in Tompkins County. Marker is at the intersection of Asbury Road (County Route 108) and West Dryden Road, on the right when traveling north on Asbury Road. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 680 Asbury Road, Freeville NY 13068, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. A Stream of Opportunities (approx. 5 miles away); Cornell University (approx. 5.1 miles away); Redbud Woods (approx. 5.4 miles away); Ithaca's First Fire Bell (approx. 5.8 miles away); Uranus (approx. 5.8 miles away); Simeon De Witt (approx. 5.8 miles away); Liberty Pole (approx. 5.9 miles away); Site of First Court House (approx. 5.9 miles away).
 
Also see . . .  George Junior Republic. Additional information about George Junior Republic is found on Wikipedia. (Submitted on August 19, 2010.) 
 
Categories. Education
 
Birthplace of William R. "Daddy" George Marker image. Click for full size.
By John Stuber, August 15, 2010
2. Birthplace of William R. "Daddy" George Marker
Birthplace of William R. "Daddy" George Marker image. Click for full size.
By John Stuber, August 15, 2010
3. Birthplace of William R. "Daddy" George Marker
Birthplace of William R. "Daddy" George image. Click for full size.
By John Stuber, August 14, 2010
4. Birthplace of William R. "Daddy" George
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 18, 2010, by John Stuber of Montgomery Village, Maryland. This page has been viewed 606 times since then and 33 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on August 18, 2010, by John Stuber of Montgomery Village, Maryland. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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