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Manhattan in New York County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

House of Leonard Lispenard

 
 
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By R. C., November 6, 2010
1. House of Leonard Lispenard Marker
Inscription. Opposite this tablet in Hudson Street stood the house of Leonard Lispenard In which General George Washington was entertained June 25, 1775 while en route from Philadelphia to Cambridge to Assume Command of the Continental Army.
 
Erected 1914 by Empire State Society - Sons of the American Revolution.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Sons of the American Revolution marker series.
 
Location. 40° 43.38′ N, 74° 0.485′ W. Marker is in Manhattan, New York, in New York County. Marker is on 198 Hudson Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: New York NY 10013, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. C.F. Martin & Co. Guitars (within shouting distance of this marker); Original Shoreline Marker 1766 (approx. 0.2 miles away); James Brown House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Fluxhouse (approx. 0.3 miles away); Underground Railroad Station (approx. 0.3 miles away); 31 Harrison Street (approx. 0.3 miles away); 203 Prince Street (approx. 0.4 miles away); Engine Company 31 (approx. half a mile away).
 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismWar, US Revolutionary
 
House of Leonard Lispenard Marker image. Click for full size.
By R. C., November 6, 2010
2. House of Leonard Lispenard Marker
Marker is on the far left side of the building near the entranceway.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 19, 2011, by R. C. of Shrewsbury, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 424 times since then and 39 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 19, 2011, by R. C. of Shrewsbury, New Jersey. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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