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Canton in Saint Lawrence County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Home of Silas Wright

 
 
Home of Silas Wright Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, November 8, 2014
1. Home of Silas Wright Marker
Inscription.
Home of
Silas Wright
Statesman
U.S. Senator 1833-43
Gov. of New York 1844-46

 
Erected 1957 by New York State Education Department.
 
Location. 44° 35.747′ N, 75° 10.094′ W. Marker is in Canton, New York, in Saint Lawrence County. Marker is on East Main Street (U.S. 11) 0.1 miles east of Park Street (County Route 27), on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3 East Main Street, Canton NY 13617, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. In Memory of those Citizens from the Town of Canton (within shouting distance of this marker); Village Park and Main Street (within shouting distance of this marker); In Memoriam (within shouting distance of this marker); Rushton Boat Shop (approx. mile away); Silas Wright (approx. mile away); Water Street and the Third Dam (approx. 0.3 miles away); St. Lawrence University (approx. 0.3 miles away); The King Iron Bowstring Bridge (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Canton.
 
Also see . . .
1. Saint Lawrence County Historical Association. The home of Silas Wright is now the
Silas Wright Marker - Westward image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, November 8, 2014
2. Silas Wright Marker - Westward
Marker is across from Canton Park on US 11. The Route is marked north-south, but is compass east-west through Canton.
museum of the Saint Lawrence County Historical Association (Submitted on November 22, 2014, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.) 

2. Silas Wright - Wikipedia. (Submitted on November 22, 2014, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.)
3. Silas Wright - Biographical Directory of the United States Congress. (Submitted on November 23, 2014, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
 
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Silas Wright Marker - Eastward image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, November 8, 2014
3. Silas Wright Marker - Eastward
Home of Silas Wright image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, November 8, 2014
4. Home of Silas Wright
Home of Silas Wright image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, November 8, 2014
5. Home of Silas Wright
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 22, 2014, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 314 times since then and 28 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on November 22, 2014, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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