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Madison County New York Historical Markers

 
Col. Joshua Leland Marker (<i>wide view</i>) image, Touch for more information
By Cosmos Mariner, July 13, 2017
Col. Joshua Leland Marker (wide view)
New York (Madison County), Bouckville — Col. Joshua Leland
. . . — Map (db m116794) HM
New York (Madison County), Canastota — Amelia Earhart
Former site of Canastota Municipal Airport 1928-1989 Dedicated by Amelia Earhart August 28,1928 — Map (db m82424) HM
New York (Madison County), Canastota — 293 — Bruce Opera House
Site Of Bruce Opera House 1888-1909 This Cultural Hub Seated 802 Patrons & Showed Movies Projected By The Biograph, A Canastota Invention — Map (db m109611) HM
New York (Madison County), Canastota — Carmen Basilio
Born here April 2, 1927 Son of Joe and Mary Basilio Hall of Fame boxer World Champion 1955-58 Athlete of the Year 1957 — Map (db m82369) HM
New York (Madison County), Canastota — Congregational Church - 1814
Founded by pioneers from CT on the theology of J. Edwards Meeting house built 1824 Early leaders: R. Bushnell, E.S. Cadwell, & P. Cadwell — Map (db m65337) HM
New York (Madison County), Canastota — Great Auto Race
1908 - Centennial - 2008 From New York to Paris. Racers arrived in Canastota Feb. 14th staying overnight. The U.S. team won the race. — Map (db m58367) HM
New York (Madison County), Canastota — Lewis Adamo
Asst Canastota Police Chief Killed At This Location On June 5 1950 While Directing Traffic — Map (db m109697) HM
New York (Madison County), Canastota — The Erie CanalHistoric New York
Construction of the Erie Canal was hailed as the greatest engineering accomplishment to that time. Under the leadership of Governor De Witt Clinton, construction began July 4, 1817. With little technical knowledge, thousands of workers surveyed, . . . — Map (db m65012) HM
New York (Madison County), Cazenovia — Cazenovia
Oneida Indians of the Iroquois Confederacy lived here and named the lake O-wah-ge-ha-ga "where the yellow perch swim". Tuscaroras coming from North Carolina to make the sixth nation of the League settled to the eastward. A large tract was reserved . . . — Map (db m63344) HM
New York (Madison County), Cazenovia — Temperance House
Served as turnpike tavern for almost 60 yrs. Built and opened by Cyrene Bartholomew in 1815. Closed in 1872 when the Chenango R.R. opened and passed it by. — Map (db m87439) HM
New York (Madison County), Chittenango — Canaseraga
Site of first settlement in the town of Sullivan March of 1790 — Map (db m82294) HM
New York (Madison County), Chittenango — Lateral Canal
Company Incorporated 1818. Canal In Use By 1824. Site Of Turn-Around Basin For Canal Boat Transportation North To The Grand Old Erie — Map (db m109559) HM
New York (Madison County), DeRuyter — Fire Bell
This bell was salvaged during the dismantling of the Union Meeting House (Presbyterian Church) in 1883. It was mounted at the Union Hall on December 11, 1884 and used as a fire bell until the Union Hall was destroyed by fire on December 31, . . . — Map (db m116797) HM
New York (Madison County), DeRuyter — Seventh Day Baptist Church
Erected 1835 Seventh Day Baptist Church First Church in DeRuyter Final Service 2000 ”Faith of our Fathers” — Map (db m116816) HM
New York (Madison County), Eaton — Baptist Church
Organized 1816. Erected 1819. Repaired and improved 1856. Rev. J. Cooley, 1st Minister. Rev. Nathaniel Kendrick, Pastor 1817-1833. State Education Department 1936Map (db m116796) HM
New York (Madison County), Peterboro — 1822-1911Elizabeth Smith Miller
Elizabeth Smith Miller introduced the bloomer costume. Bloomerism became the most important dress reform of the 19th century. — Map (db m93744) HM

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