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

Washington’s Flag

1775

 
 
Washington’s Flag Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 23, 2008
1. Washington’s Flag Marker
Inscription. This is a Reproduction of the Personal Flag used by General George Washington, the Commander-In-Chief during the Revolutionary War.

Presented by R.W. Ronald J. Steiner, Chairman, George Washington Masonic Historic Site Committee, In memory of his father, Brother Morton Steiner
 
Erected 1991 by George Washington Masonic Historic Site Committee.
 
Location. 41° 1.183′ N, 73° 56.751′ 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 at the George Washington Masonic Historic Site, in front of the De Wint House. 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. De Wint House (here, next to this marker); Washington and Carleton Meeting (here, next to this marker); This House was Occupied by General George Washington (here, next to this marker); Grave Markers from Slave Burial Grounds (within shouting distance of this marker); Mill Stone (within shouting distance of this marker); Salix Babylonica - Weeping Willow
Marker at George Washington Masonic Historic Site image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 23, 2008
2. Marker at George Washington Masonic Historic Site
The bust of Gen. Washington can be seen behind the flag and marker.
(within shouting distance of this marker); DeWint House (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named De Wint House (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Tappan.
 
Also see . . .  The DeWint House. (Submitted on April 28, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
 
Categories. Fraternal or Sororal OrganizationsWar, US Revolutionary
 
The De Wint House image. Click for more information.
By Bill Coughlin, April 23, 2008
3. The De Wint House
Washington's Flag can be seen in front of the De Wint House, which served as Gen. Washington's Headquarters on four separate occasions during the Revolutionary War.
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George Washington Bust image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 23, 2008
4. George Washington Bust
This bust of Commander-In-Chief George Washington is located a short distance from the marker.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 28, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,067 times since then and 29 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on April 28, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
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