Elmira in Chemung County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Mark Twain Study
Given to Elmira College in 1952. He wrote "Tom Sawyer", other novels in the study when summering in Elmira
Erected 1956 by New York State Education Department.
Location. 42° 5.862′ N, 76° 48.857′ W. Marker is in Elmira, New York, in Chemung County. Marker is on Park Place 0.2 miles north of West 5th Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Both the marker and the Mark Twain Study are on the Elmira College campus. Marker is at or near this postal address: One Park Place, Elmira NY 14901, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Mark Twain in Elmira (a few steps from this marker); Kopernik (approx. half a mile away); A.M.E. Zion Church (approx. half a mile away); Old Second Street Cemetery (approx. half a mile away); Ernie Davis (approx. half a mile away); Pulaski Park (approx. 0.6 miles away); A Brief History of the Elmira Popcorn Truck (approx. 0.6 miles away); Chemung County World War II Monument (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Elmira.
More about this marker. The marker is painted in the purple and gold of Elmira College rather the official New York State
Also see . . . Elmira College : Academic Programs : Center for Mark Twain Studies : Mark Twain. (Submitted on June 29, 2011, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 29, 2011, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,003 times since then and 31 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on June 29, 2011, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia. 4, 5, 6. submitted on June 30, 2011, by Forest McDermott of Masontown, Pennsylvania.