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Nathan Hale

 
 
Nathan Hale Statue image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, August 18, 2010
1. Nathan Hale Statue
Inscription.
[ front ]
Nathan Hale
1755 – 1776
Class of 1773

[ back ]
A Gift to Yale College
By Graduates and Friends
Anno Domini MCMXIV

[ inscribed around the bronze base of the statue ]
I Only Regret That I Have But One Life To Lose For My Country

 
Erected 1914 by Graduates and Friends of Yale College.
 
Location. 41° 18.495′ N, 72° 55.72′ W. Marker is in New Haven, Connecticut, in New Haven County. Marker can be reached from College Street 0.1 miles from Elm Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Located on the campus of Yale University next to Connecticut Hall. Marker is in this post office area: New Haven CT 06510, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Connecticut Hall (within shouting distance of this marker); Roger Sherman Homesite (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Col Edward Whalley (about 500 feet away); Theophilus Eaton (about 500 feet away); New Haven Common Burial Ground (about 500 feet away);
Nathan Hale Statue Pedestal image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, August 18, 2010
2. Nathan Hale Statue Pedestal
[ front ]
Nathan Hale
1755 – 1776
Class of 1773
Stephen Goodyear (about 500 feet away); Col William Goffe (about 500 feet away); First Meeting House (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New Haven.
 
Related marker. Click here for another marker that is related to this marker. A copy of the statue of Nathan Hale in Bristol, Connecticut.
 
Also see . . .
1. Captain Nathan Hale, the Connecticut Society of the Sons of the American Revolution. (Submitted on August 24, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
2. Nathan Hale on Wikipedia. (Submitted on August 24, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismWar, US Revolutionary
 
Nathan Hale Statue Pedestal image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, August 18, 2010
3. Nathan Hale Statue Pedestal
[ back ]
A Gift to Yale College
By Graduates and Friends
Anno Domini MCMXIV
Nathan Hale Statue image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, August 18, 2010
4. Nathan Hale Statue
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 24, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 851 times since then and 30 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on August 24, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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