“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
New York in New York County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)

First Presidential Mansion

No. 1 Cherry St.

First Presidential Mansion Marker image. Click for full size.
By Erik Lander, June 6, 2011
1. First Presidential Mansion Marker
Occupied by
George Washington
from April 26 1789
to February 25 1790.

Erected 1899 by Mary Washington Colonial Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution, and the George Washington Slept Here marker series.
Location. 40° 42.57′ N, 74° 0.094′ W. Marker is in New York, New York, in New York County. Marker is on Pearl Street and Dover Street. Touch for map. Plaque is located on the Manhattan mooring of the Brooklyn Bridge. Marker is in this post office area: New York NY 10038, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. FishBridge Park (within shouting distance of this marker); Rhinelander Building (approx. 0.2 miles away); Fulton Fish Waist - 142 Beekman Street (approx. 0.2 miles away); First Underground Central Station (approx. 0.2 miles away); Titanic Memorial Lighthouse (approx. 0.2 miles away); South Street Seaport (approx. 0.2 miles away); 207 - 211 Water Street (approx. 0.2 miles away); Sugar House - Prison Window (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New York.
Also see . . .  A. Historic Home Marked. (Submitted on June 19, 2011, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
Categories. Colonial EraPatriots & PatriotismPeaceWar, US Revolutionary
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 6, 2011, by Erik Lander of Brooklyn, New York. This page has been viewed 913 times since then and 28 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on June 6, 2011, by Erik Lander of Brooklyn, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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