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

Tomas Estrada Palma

Tomas Estrada Palma Marker image. Click for full size.
By Herman Galberd, November 18, 2010
1. Tomas Estrada Palma Marker
First President of Cuba.
lived here 1879-1902
while he headed a junta which
financed the Cuban revolution.
was Cuban President 1902-1906

Location. 41° 20.262′ N, 74° 7.503′ W. Marker is in Woodbury, New York, in Orange County. Marker is on New York State Route 32 ¼ mile south of Edgewood Drive, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Central Valley NY 10917, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Camp Site (within shouting distance of this marker); Rushmore Library (approx. 0.8 miles away); First Train Order Transmitted by Telegraph (approx. 2.2 miles away); Harriman (approx. 2.3 miles away); First MIA Flag (approx. 2.3 miles away); First Church (approx. 2.7 miles away); Monroe Race Track (approx. 3.2 miles away); American Heroes (approx. 3.2 miles away).
Also see . . .  Tomas Estrada Palma - Wikipedia. (Submitted on October 6, 2011, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
Categories. Hispanic AmericansNotable PersonsWar, Spanish-American
Tomás Estrada Palma (1832–1908) image. Click for full size.
From Wikipedia Commons, 1908
2. Tomás Estrada Palma (1832–1908)
First President of Cuba and Orange County resident.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 3, 2011, by Herman Galberd of Central Valley, United States. This page has been viewed 583 times since then. Photos:   1. submitted on October 3, 2011, by Herman Galberd of Central Valley, United States.   2. submitted on January 5, 2013. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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