New York, Home of Distinguished Americans
Secretary of State in the Cabinet of President Theodore Roosevelt, 1905-09
Secretary of War, 1899-1904
Senator from New York, 1909-1915
lived in a house on this site from 1871 to 1878
Erected 1965 by The New York Community Trust.
Location. 40° 44.09′ N, 73° 59.279′ W. Marker is in New York City, New York, in New York County. Marker is on Irving Place, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 22 Irving Place, New York NY 10003, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Gramercy Gym Site (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Academy of Music Site (about 400 feet away); Lafayette (about 600 feet away); Abraham Lincoln Statue (about 800 feet away); Petrus Stuyvesant's Pear Tree (about 800 feet away); William Penn Carriage Block and Hitching Post (approx. 0.2 miles away); Lincoln Kirstein (approx. 0.2 miles away); George Washington Statue (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New York City.
Also see . . .
1. Elihu Root - Nobel Peace Prize 1912. (Submitted on September 22, 2011, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
2. Elihu Root - Biographical Directory of the United States Congress
Categories. • Notable Persons • Politics •
Credits. This page was last revised on October 22, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 18, 2011, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. This page has been viewed 292 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on September 18, 2011, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.