Jamestown in Chautauqua County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Site of Jamestown Female Seminary
Wheeler, Founder and Head.
Erected 1936 by New York State Education Department.
Location. 42° 5.912′ N, 79° 14.522′ W. Marker is in Jamestown, New York, in Chautauqua County. Marker is on North Main Street (New York State Route 60) 0.1 miles north of Fifth Street (New York State Route 394), on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Jamestown NY 14701, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Tew Mansion (within shouting distance of this marker); Here the First School House (within shouting distance of this marker); The First Newspaper (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Keyes' Carpenter Shop (about 500 feet away); Here Stood a Station (about 500 feet away); a different marker also named "Keyes' Carpenter Shop" (about 600 feet away); Site of Gurney Ball Bearing Co. (about 700 feet away); First Furniture Factory (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Jamestown.
Categories. • Notable Buildings •
Credits. This page was last revised on November 27, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 26, 2016, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 155 times since then and 29 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on November 26, 2016, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.