“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”

Greene County New York Historical Markers

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By Steve Stoessel, November 4, 2018
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New York (Greene County), Athens — A. Van Loon House
Built in 1724 by Albertus Van Loon occupied as a residence since date of erection — Map (db m125871) HM
New York (Greene County), Athens — Athens Veterans Memorial
Dedicated to the men and women who honorably served our country — Map (db m126511) WM
New York (Greene County), Athens — Jan Van Loon House
Built 1706 by Jan Van Loon chief holder Loonenburgh Pat. 1688. Athens Village first called Loonenburgh. — Map (db m126509) HM
New York (Greene County), Athens — Northrup House
Built 1803 Home of Issac Northrup founder of Athens Village Incorporated 1806 — Map (db m126510) HM
New York (Greene County), Catskill — Burns-Curran Maintenance FacilityRip Van Winkle Bridge
This building honors the loyalty and dedication of Edward J. Burns and Aloysius H. Curran. As newly hired toll collectors they were on duty at this bridge when it opened on July 2, 1935. In 43 subsequent years of service, "Mr. Burns" . . . — Map (db m116800) HM
New York (Greene County), Hannacroix — Catskill MountainsHistoric New York
The deep ravines, irregular ridges and rocky slopes of the Catskill Mountains long remained wild and desolate. Small settlements began in mountain valleys before the American Revolution. After the war, population grew steadily as New Englanders . . . — Map (db m28598) HM
New York (Greene County), Prattsville — Reformed Church
First In Mountain Towns Of Green County Organized in 1798 Built in 1804 — Map (db m62449) HM

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