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Peter Caesar Alberti

 
 
Peter Caesar Alberti Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, September 10, 2011
1. Peter Caesar Alberti Marker
Inscription.
First Italian settler
landed in N.Y. June 2, 1635

Through the efforts of
John N. LaCorte founder of
the Italian Historical Society
of America
June 2, has been proclaimed
“Alberti Day”
† † † † † † † † † † † † A. Ottavino

 
Location. Marker has been reported missing. It was located near 40° 42.285′ N, 74° 0.833′ W. Marker was in New York, New York, in New York County. Marker could be reached from the intersection of Broadway and Battery Place, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is located at Bowling Green. Marker was in this post office area: New York NY 10004, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this location. Fort Amsterdam (here, next to this marker); Alexander Hamilton U.S. Custom House / National Museum of the American Indian (a few steps from this marker); Bowling Green Fence (a few steps from this marker); Bowling Green (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Fort Amsterdam (within shouting distance of this marker); George T. Delacorte (within shouting
Peter Caesar Alberti Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, September 10, 2011
2. Peter Caesar Alberti Marker
distance of this marker); Beaverís Path (within shouting distance of this marker); American Merchant Marine (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New York.
 
More about this marker. The marker was originally placed in Battery Park on June 2, 1958 as part of the commemoration of New York State's 'Year of History". A new marker with different wording has replaced it there.
 
Categories. Colonial Era
 
Bowling Green Fountain image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, September 10, 2011
3. Bowling Green Fountain
This fountain is located just north of the marker.
Peter Caesar Alberti Marker image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, July 25, 2016
4. Peter Caesar Alberti Marker
Currently, it is located at the Grand Street entrance of the Italian-American Museum (the former Stabile Bank building) at Mulberry and Grand Streets in "Little Italy".
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on September 2, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 18, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 571 times since then and 35 times this year. Last updated on August 29, 2016, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on September 18, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.   4. submitted on July 25, 2016, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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