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

The De Wint House

 
 
The De Wint House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 23, 2008
1. The De Wint House Marker
Inscription. Dedicated to the American people as a shrine of Patriotism, an altar of Citizenship and a Memorial to George Washington, a great Mason, a great American. May 1, 1932.

M.W.Charles H. Johnson Grand Master of Masons State of New York
 
Erected 1932 by Fraternity of Free and Accepted Masons of the State of New York.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the George Washington Slept Here marker series.
 
Location. 41° 1.147′ N, 73° 56.714′ W. Marker is in Tappan, New York, in Rockland County. Marker is on Livingston Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Tappan NY 10983, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A different marker also named De Wint House ( about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Washington and Carleton Meeting ( about 300 feet away); This House was Occupied by General George Washington ( about 300 feet away); Washington’s Flag ( about 300 feet away); Salix Babylonica - Weeping Willow ( about 300 feet away); DeWint House
Marker with De Wint House in Background image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 23, 2008
2. Marker with De Wint House in Background
The marker is at the entrance to the George Washington Masonic Historic Site.
( about 300 feet away); Grave Markers from Slave Burial Grounds ( about 400 feet away); a different marker also named De Wint House ( about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Tappan.
 
Also see . . .  The DeWint House. (Submitted on April 24, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismWar, US Revolutionary
 
Washington's Headquarters image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 23, 2008
3. Washington's Headquarters
The De Wint House served as headquarters for Gen. George Washington on four separate occasions. His Headquarters flag can be seen to the right of the house.
George Washington image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 23, 2008
4. George Washington
This bust of George Washington is located in front of the De Wint House.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 24, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,049 times since then and 38 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on April 24, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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