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

Martin Van Buren

1782 – 1862

 
 
Martin Van Buren Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, November 1, 2010
1. Martin Van Buren Marker
Inscription.
Eighth President of the United States
Born, Raised and Buried in the Village of Kinderhook

Gift of:   Friends of Lindenwald
Sculptor:   Edward Hlavka

Dedicated July 14, 2007

 
Erected 2007 by Friends of Lindenwald.
 
Location. 42° 23.71′ N, 73° 41.921′ W. Marker is in Kinderhook, New York, in Columbia County. Marker is at the intersection of Broad Street (U.S. 9) and Hudson Street (County Route 21), on the left when traveling south on Broad Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Kinderhook NY 12106, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. James Clark (within shouting distance of this marker); Kinderhook World War I Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); Gen. Henry Knox Trail (within shouting distance of this marker); House of History (within shouting distance of this marker); Lawrence Van Buren House (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Heermance House (about 600 feet away); Gen. John Burgoyne (about 800 feet away); Old Columbia Academy (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Kinderhook.
 
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Martin Van Buren Statue and Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, November 1, 2010
2. Martin Van Buren Statue and Marker
this marker. See President Van Buren's Birthsite, Home and Gravesite, all within a few miles of the marker.
 
Also see . . .  Biography of Martin Van Buren. (Submitted on November 15, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
 
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Martin Van Buren Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, November 1, 2010
3. Martin Van Buren Marker
The marker is seen here over the right shoulder of Van Buren.
Statue of Martin Van Buren image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, November 1, 2010
4. Statue of Martin Van Buren
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 10, 2018. This page originally submitted on November 15, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,060 times since then and 32 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on November 15, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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