New York in New York County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Cyrus West Field
Born Nov 30 1819 - Died July 12 1892
Location. 40° 44.301′ N, 73° 59.121′ W. Marker is in New York, New York, in New York County. Marker is at the intersection of Lexington Avenue and Gramercy Park North, on the right when traveling south on Lexington Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1 Lexington Avenue, New York NY 10010, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Bernard M. Baruch College / CUNY (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); James Harper (about 400 feet away); Poetry Society of America (about 400 feet away); The National Arts Club (about 400 feet away); a different marker also named National Arts Club (about 400 feet away); Brotherhood Synagogue (about 400 feet away); Robert Henri (about 500 feet away); Lincoln Kirstein (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New York.
More about this marker. The marker is located at the site of his residence, and not the actual residence - that building having been torn down and replaced with the current building.
Also see . . . History of the Atlantic Cable & Undersea Communications (atlantic-cable.com) (Submitted on October 18, 2016.)
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