Potsdam in Saint Lawrence County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Benjamin Raymond 1774-1824
Founder of St. Lawrence Academy -
Community Leader-First Citizen
Location. 44° 39.882′ N, 74° 58.585′ W. Marker is in Potsdam, New York, in Saint Lawrence County. Marker is at the intersection of Potsdam Drive and Pierrepont Avenue (New York State Route 56), on the right when traveling east on Potsdam Drive. Touch for map. Marker is fixed to Raymond Hall, at the north entrance, on the SUNY Potsdam Campus. Raymond Hall is on Potsdam Drive which is not named on Google. Potsdam Drive is off Pierrepont Avenue, opposite side from Poplar Street. Marker is in this post office area: Potsdam NY 13676, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Kellas Hall (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); In Honor of the Students and Alumni (about 600 feet away); In Loving Memory (about 700 feet away); Satterlee Hall (about 700 feet away); Timerman Hall (approx. 0.2 miles away); Thatcher Hall (approx. 0.2 miles away); Hosmer Hall (approx. ¼ mile away); The Clarkson-Knowles Cottage (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Potsdam.
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Related marker. Click here for another marker that is related to this marker. SUNY Potsdam dates its founding to the St. Lawrence Academy, 1816, from which evolved Potsdam Normal School and Potsdam State Teachers College.
Also see . . . Potsdam - The State University of New York. (Submitted on September 12, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 12, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 171 times since then and 27 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on September 12, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on November 26, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.