“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Altamont in Albany County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)

Dr. Jonathan Johnson

Dr. Jonathan Johnson Marker image. Click for full size.
By Frank Harder Sr., November 6, 2015
1. Dr. Jonathan Johnson Marker
Inscription. Site of house of Dr. Jonathan Johnson first physician in Dunnsville who came here on horseback in 1808 surgeon in War of 1812
Erected 1932 by New York State Education Department.
Location. 42° 44.432′ N, 74° 1.024′ W. Marker is in Altamont, New York, in Albany County. Marker is on Western Turnpike (U.S. 20) just west of Dunnsville Road, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Western Turnpike road may show as Western Ave. Marker is at or near this postal address: 4989 Western Turnpike, Altamont NY 12009, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Wildehausen (approx. 0.2 miles away); George Wagner (approx. 0.3 miles away); First Lutheran Church (approx. 2.3 miles away); John Groot (approx. 2.4 miles away); Inn of Jacob Crounse (approx. 2 miles away); Knower House (approx. 2 miles away); Dr F. Crounse (approx. 2 miles away); Old Plank Road (approx. 2.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Altamont.
Categories. Science & MedicineWar of 1812
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 12, 2015, by Frank Harder Sr. of Dumfries, Virginia. This page has been viewed 174 times since then and 18 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on December 12, 2015, by Frank Harder Sr. of Dumfries, Virginia. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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