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Mount Morris in Livingston County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

John W. Powell

 
 
John W. Powell Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, August 24, 2015
1. John W. Powell Marker
Inscription.
John W. Powell
rank of Maj. - fought in Civil War,
led first Grand Canyon Exped.
in 1869 - helped start U.S.
Geological Society & Nat.
Geographic Society.

 
Erected by Town of Mount Morris.
 
Location. 42° 43.46′ N, 77° 52.564′ W. Marker is in Mount Morris, New York, in Livingston County. Marker is at the intersection of Chapel Street (U.S. 408) and Stanley Street, on the left when traveling west on Chapel Street. Touch for map. Marker is one lot east of the intersection. Marker is at or near this postal address: 43 Chapel Street, Mount Morris NY 14510, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Mary S. Howell (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Francis Bellamy Memorial Park (approx. 0.3 miles away); Birthplace of Francis Bellamy (approx. 0.4 miles away); In Honor of the Mount Morris Veterans (approx. half a mile away); This Park Dedicated to the Men of 3rd U.S. Marines (approx. half a mile away); Site of De-Yu-It-Ga-Oh (approx. 1.7 miles away); The Genesee Valley (approx. 2.4 miles away); Williamsburg (approx. 2.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Mount Morris.
 
Also see . . .
Westward image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, August 24, 2015
2. Westward
 John Wesley Powell - Wikipedia. (Submitted on August 25, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.)
 
Categories. EnvironmentExplorationWar, US Civil
 
Eastward image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, August 24, 2015
3. Eastward
John W. Powell Marker & Site image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, August 24, 2015
4. John W. Powell Marker & Site
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 25, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 192 times since then and 29 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on August 25, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.
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