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First P.O. 1868

 
 
First P.O. 1868 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, October 6, 2011
1. First P.O. 1868 Marker
Inscription.  
Site of
First P.O. 1868
Established in Reid's
General Store,
Farm of James Reid
Town's First Supervisor

 
Erected by Village of Voorheesville.
 
Location. 42° 39.013′ N, 73° 56.219′ W. Marker is in Voorheesville, New York, in Albany County. Marker is on Altamont Road (New York State Route 156), on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 8 Altamont Road, Voorheesville NY 12186, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Schoolhouse No. 10 (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Methodism (approx. 0.3 miles away); Rev. Harmanus Van Huysen Home (approx. 1.8 miles away); Indian Ladder Farms (approx. 1.9 miles away); Bender Melons (approx. 2 miles away); New Scotland (approx. 2 miles away); Locust Vale School (approx. 2.4 miles away); Henry Crounse (approx. 2.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Voorheesville.
 
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First P.O. 1868 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, October 6, 2011
2. First P.O. 1868 Marker
First P.O. 1868 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, October 6, 2011
3. First P.O. 1868 Marker
First P.O. 1868 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Steve Stoessel, June 30, 2019
4. First P.O. 1868 Marker
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on July 30, 2019. This page originally submitted on October 21, 2011, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. This page has been viewed 469 times since then and 33 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on October 21, 2011, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York.   4. submitted on July 1, 2019, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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