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Kinderhook in Columbia County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Old Columbia Academy

 
 
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By Bill Coughlin, November 1, 2010
1. Old Columbia Academy Marker
Inscription.
Early Dutch School
Incorporated March 13, 1797
Became Kinderhook Academy
April 3, 1824

 
Erected 1932 by New York State Education Department.
 
Location. 42° 23.853′ N, 73° 42.016′ W. Marker is in Kinderhook, New York, in Columbia County. Marker is on Albany Avenue (County Route 21), on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 29 Albany Avenue, Kinderhook NY 12106, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Martin Van Buren (approx. 0.2 miles away); House of History (approx. 0.2 miles away); James Clark (approx. 0.2 miles away); Gen. Henry Knox Trail (approx. 0.2 miles away); Kinderhook World War I Monument (approx. 0.2 miles away); Gen. John Burgoyne (approx. mile away); Benedict Arnold House (approx. 0.3 miles away); Gravesite (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Kinderhook.
 
Categories. Education
 
Marker in Kinderhook image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, November 1, 2010
2. Marker in Kinderhook
Old Columbia Academy Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, November 1, 2010
3. Old Columbia Academy Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 2, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 895 times since then and 42 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on November 2, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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