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

Stuyvesant Indian Treaty

 
 
Stuyvesant Indian Treaty Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 1, 2012
1. Stuyvesant Indian Treaty Marker
Inscription.
May 15, 1664

Class 95

 
Location. 41° 55.949′ N, 74° 0.909′ W. Marker is in Kingston, New York, in Ulster County. Marker is at the intersection of Clinton Avenue and Albany Avenue, on the right when traveling north on Clinton Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is located at the northwest corner of Academy Green Park. 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. Kingston Academy (here, next to this marker); Academy Green Statues (within shouting distance of this marker); Van Keuren Homestead (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Fair Street Church (about 700 feet away); New York State Assembly (about 700 feet away); Bogardus Tavern (about 700 feet away); Old Blockhouse (approx. 0.2 miles away); One Hundred and Twentieth Infantry New York Volunteers (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Kingston.
 
Categories. Colonial EraNative Americans
 
Stuyvesant Indian Treaty Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 1, 2012
2. Stuyvesant Indian Treaty Marker
Petrus Stuyvesant, Governor of Nieuw Amsterdam, met with the chiefs of several Indian tribes in the Council Chamber at Fort Amsterdam during the Esopus war of 1663. A treaty of peace between the Dutch and the Indians was made on May 15, 1664.
Marker in Academy Green Park image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 1, 2012
3. Marker in Academy Green Park
The Stuyvesant Indian Treaty marker (seen center left) is located on the site where the Kingston Academy once stood.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 21, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 266 times since then and 28 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on July 21, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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