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

George Washington

 
 
George Washington Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 11, 2012
1. George Washington Marker
Inscription.
1732                     1932
In commemoration
of the visit of
George Washington
to Kingston on the 16th of November, 1782

His reception by the Trustees of the freeholders and Commonalty of the Town and the Consistory of this church
George J.L. Doll   D.D., Dominie
Levi Pawling            Andries De Witt
Abraham Klaarwater       Philip Hooghteyling
Elders                       Deacons
*   *   *   *   *
This tablet is erected by the people of Kingston
on the 16th day of November, 1932

Franklin Delano Roosevelt
Governor of New York
Lucas Boeve,       Dominie of the Church
Eugene Bernard Carey,     Mayor of Kingston
Alphonso Trumpbour Clearwater,   Chairman
Washington Bicentennial Celebration Committee

 
Erected 1932 by Washington Bicentennial Celebration Committee.
 
Location. 41° 55.965′ N, 74° 1.126′ W. Marker is in Kingston, New York, in Ulster County. Marker is on Main Street, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is located in front of the Old Dutch Church. Marker is in this post office area: Kingston NY 12401, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. “The Reformed Protestant Dutch Church of the Town of Kingston in Ulster County”
George Washington Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 11, 2012
2. George Washington Marker
(a few steps from this marker); George Clinton (a few steps from this marker); a different marker also named George Clinton (a few steps from this marker); Patriots of the Revolution (within shouting distance of this marker); Old Dutch Church (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Old Dutch Church (within shouting distance of this marker); One Hundred and Twentieth Infantry New York Volunteers (within shouting distance of this marker); Old Blockhouse (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Kingston.
 
More about this marker. A bas-relief of a bust of George Washington appears at the top of the marker.
 
Categories. Churches, Etc.Notable Events
 
George Washington Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 11, 2012
3. George Washington Marker
The marker can be seen to the right of the front door of the Old Dutch Church in Kingston.
Old Dutch Church image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 11, 2012
4. Old Dutch Church
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 16, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 285 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on July 16, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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