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By Michael Herrick, October 29, 2010
Brewster Soldiers Monument
New York (Putnam County), Brewster — Brewster Soldiers Monument
Service For The Union In Honor Of Crosby Post 302 G A R Gift of William Andrew Ferris [ left tablet ] Dedicated to The Honor and Sacrifice Of Our Men and Women Who Served Our Country In Spanish American War . . . — Map (db m37555) HM
New York (Putnam County), Brewster — Brewster Veterans Memorial
Dedicated to All From Brewster / Southeast Who Served in the Armed Forces Of the United States of America During Time of Conflict September 30, 2007 Designed by John Degnan and John Folchetti Committee Denis Castelli – . . . — Map (db m25314) HM
New York (Putnam County), Brewster — Chancellor Kent
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New York (Putnam County), Brewster — Old Southeast CemeteryOldest marked grave in Putnam County
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New York (Putnam County), Brewster — The Borden Bridge
Across this bridge, during the Civil War, Gail Borden Jr.’s New York Condensed Milk Company shipped condensed milk to the Union Troops. — Map (db m24511) HM
New York (Putnam County), Carmel — Cobra AH-1G/S/F Helicopter
Cobra AH-1G/S/F Helicopter Length: 53' Weight: 8,404 lbs. Payload: 2500 lbs. Range: 359 miles Cruise Speed: 138mph • Although a 1966 model this helicopter was purchased by the US Army in November 1967. • Cobra 318 arrived in Vietnam . . . — Map (db m37453) HM
New York (Putnam County), Carmel — County Court House
County Court House Was built in 1814 and the jail was added in 1855. There was one hanging in 1844 and it is today the second oldest working court house in New York State. Putnam County Bar Association 2001 — Map (db m37288) HM
New York (Putnam County), Carmel — County Fairgrounds
Organized in 1851 with land purchased in 1865. Agricultural exhibits and one half mile harness race track with grandstand operated until 1932. — Map (db m69178) HM
New York (Putnam County), Carmel — Drew Ladies Seminary
Drew Ladies Seminary Or Carmel Collegiate Institute was started by James Raymond in 1848. Daniel Drew took control in 1866 and began an expansion. Instruction ceased here in 1952. Guideposts 2002 — Map (db m37446) HM
New York (Putnam County), Carmel — Drewsclift Cemetery
Daniel Drew, railroad and steamboat promoter, founder of Drew Seminary and University, builder of churches, buried here. — Map (db m69180) HM
New York (Putnam County), Carmel — Elisha Cole
Elisha Cole Came from Eastham, Mass. to Carmel in 1746, became the first pastor of the Baptist Church and served, along with 4 sons and a grandson in the Revolutionary War. Allan Warnecke, Historian Town of Carmel 2001 — Map (db m47550) HM
New York (Putnam County), Carmel — Enoch Crosby
Enoch Crosby Patriot spy of the American Revolution. Was associated with Carmel. His farm was nearby and he is buried at Gilead. One mile from here. State Education Department 1932 — Map (db m37292) HM
New York (Putnam County), Carmel — Enoch Crosby (Harvey Birch)
To The Memory Of Enoch Crosby (Harvey Birch) Patriot Spy Of The American Revolution June 5, 1750 – June 26, 1835 He Braved Danger And Death That This Land Might Be Free To The Cause Of Liberty He Offered His All. Without Hope Of . . . — Map (db m37556) HM
New York (Putnam County), Carmel — Gilead Cemetery
Gilead Cemetery Placed on The New York State Register Of Historic Places October 14, 1988 And on The National Register Of Historic Places December 1, 1988 This Bronze Plaque Is Dedicated by The Town of Carmel And The . . . — Map (db m37535) HM
New York (Putnam County), Carmel — Gilead Cemetery
Those Resting Here Who Gave Military Service In the Revolutionary War Enoch Crosby • Jos Coldwell • Wm. Colwell, Capt. • Wm. Drew • Seth Foster • John Frost • Jacob Ganong • Reuben Ganong • Caleb Hazen • Caleb Hazen, Col. • Eleazer Hazen, Capt. . . . — Map (db m37536) HM
New York (Putnam County), Carmel — Hazen Hill
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New York (Putnam County), Carmel — Hopkins Corners
Hopkins Corners Homestead of Addison J. Hopkins was in this area in the 1800's. Descendant of Stephen Hopkins, signer of the Mayflower Compact and Joseph Hopkins of Cape Cod one of Carmel's original settlers. Placed here by Richard C. Hopkins . . . — Map (db m37529) HM
New York (Putnam County), Carmel — In Honor of All Native American Veterans
The Wappinger Confederacy The Wappinger Indians are a forgotten nation of eleven tribes and 15 other subtribes. Upon European contact, the Wappinger were living on the eastern side of the Hudson River, from the Bronx to Poughkeepsie and eastwards . . . — Map (db m37294) HM
New York (Putnam County), Carmel — In Memoriam
In Memoriam Honor The Dead By Serving The Living Presented By The Lake Carmel Chamber Of Commerce — Map (db m37383) HM
New York (Putnam County), Carmel — Isaac Merrick
Served in Nathaniel Scribner’s Company of the 7th Dutchess County Regiment New York Militia in the Revolutionary War. This allowed him to purchase this farm in 1813. — Map (db m54291) HM
New York (Putnam County), Carmel — Ludington’s Mill
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New York (Putnam County), Carmel — M-60A3 Main Battle Tank
M-60A3 Main Battle Tank These tanks were used extensively by the U.S. Marine Corps, and the U.S. Army, in the Viet Nam and Gulf Wars. Some of its characteristics are: Weight Combat Loaded: 55 Tons Main Gun: 105 Millimeter Machine . . . — Map (db m37449) HM
New York (Putnam County), Carmel — Major John Andre
Court martial convoy passed here after the Benedict Arnold treason. They met George Washington at West Point and Andre was hanged at Tappan, NY on October 2, 1780. — Map (db m54289) HM
New York (Putnam County), Carmel — Marne Post 370 Veterans Memorial
In Memory Of Those Who Made The Supreme Sacrifice From Our Community In The Service Of Our Country Erected By Marne Post 370 American Legion 1947 — Map (db m37382) HM
New York (Putnam County), Carmel — Old Baptist
Old Baptist Revolutionary War Cemetery Early church and burial site of more than a dozen Revolutionary War soldiers including patriot General James Townsend Frank Del Campo, Supervisor Town of Carmel 1999 — Map (db m47548) HM
New York (Putnam County), Carmel — Old Kent Hwy. Dept
Circa 1930s: expanded 1953 and served as town offices, justice court and police department until new town center was built in 2004. Kent recreation and Parks 2005. — Map (db m69175) HM
New York (Putnam County), Carmel — One Room School Dist. #3
Farmers Mill built in 1901. Used until 1946. Replaced an earlier building on Dean Road. Bought Jan. 1979 by Kent Historical Society. — Map (db m69149) HM
New York (Putnam County), Carmel — Parade Ground
Here Col. Henry Ludington of Dutchess County Militia drilled his regiment, and mustered them many times to march against the British. — Map (db m526) HM
New York (Putnam County), Carmel — Putnam County Veterans Monument
"Dedication" To Honor All Men And Women of Putnam County, New York Who Answered Our Nation's Call To Duty and Service In Time of War and Time of Peace Always Keep Them in Your Heart and Prayers for All Gave Some – Some Gave . . . — Map (db m37514) HM
New York (Putnam County), Carmel — Putnam County's First Park
Putnam County's First Park Established 1971 Board of Supervisors Edward S. Tuttle, Chairman – Southeast • Frank Barbarita – Kent • Kenneth Carlson – Putnam Valley • Albert Foshay – Carmel • Joseph Percacciolo – . . . — Map (db m37526) HM
New York (Putnam County), Carmel — Sibyl Ludington
Sibyl Ludington rode horseback over this road the night of April 26, 1777, to call out Colonel Luddington's regiment to repel the British at Danbury, Conn. — Map (db m525) HM
New York (Putnam County), Carmel — Sibyl Ludington
Sibyl Ludington Rode horseback over this road the night of April 26, 1777, to call out Colonal Ludington’s regiment to repel British at Danbury, Conn. State Education Department 1935 — Map (db m37253) HM
New York (Putnam County), Carmel — Sybil Ludington — Revolutionary War Heroine
Sybil Ludington Revolutionary War Heroine April 26, 1777 Called out the volunteer militia, by riding through the night, alone, on horseback, at the age of 16, alerting the countryside to the burning of Danbury, Conn. by the British . . . — Map (db m37252) HM
New York (Putnam County), Carmel — Sybil Ludington — ...and her nighttime ride
Sybil Ludington Here ended her night ride April 26, 1777 to summon militia of Col. Ludington’s regiment to repel British raid at Danbury, Conn. NYSED 1932 – Kent Town Historian 2008Map (db m71040) HM
New York (Putnam County), Carmel — Sybil Ludington
Sybil Ludington Daughter of Col. Ludington Rode from her home here April 25, 1777, to call militia to repel Tyron’s raid on Danbury, Conn. NYSED 1932 – Kent Town Historian 2008Map (db m71042) HM
New York (Putnam County), Carmel — Those who Served our Country Buried in Farmers Mills Area Cemeteries
In Memory Those who Served our Country Buried in Farmers Mills Area Cemeteries * Died in That Service James Ballard CW • Chas. Bates CW • Wm. H. Brown CW • * Webster Brundage CW • * Alex. C. Clauson CW • Alonso C. Collins CW • . . . — Map (db m69166) HM WM
New York (Putnam County), Cold Spring — Boring Mill Overlook
You are looking at the ruins of the boring mill, one of West Point Foundry’s vital centers and among the earliest buildings in the foundry complex. A large, two-story structure, the boring mill served several functions. The first floor was used for . . . — Map (db m71312) HM
New York (Putnam County), Cold Spring — Boring Mill Overlook
You are looking at the ruins of the boring mill, one of West Point Foundry’s vital centers and among the earliest buildings in the foundry complex. A large, two-story structure, the boring mill served several functions. The first floor was used for . . . — Map (db m71319) HM
New York (Putnam County), Cold Spring — Corporal James Harvey Hustis
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New York (Putnam County), Cold Spring — Foundry Brook
Water descended from Foundry Brook to Battery Pond, then by elevated flume into a giant water wheel that turned the foundry’s gears and cranes, feeding air to the hot furnace fires. In the 19th century, Waterpower was power. — Map (db m71329) HM
New York (Putnam County), Cold Spring — Foundry Dock ParkOur Stretch of the River
This serene site was once the bustling lifeline to the West Point Foundry, an industrial marvel and a technological powerhouse of its day. On the Waterfront Just after the War of 1812, President James Madison designated Cold Spring as one of . . . — Map (db m44564) HM
New York (Putnam County), Cold Spring — From Forest to Factory to Forest
( East Side Marker : ) The landscape abundant forest and untamed waterpower that drew Gouverneur Kemble to open West Point Foundry in 1818 underwent dramatic changes over its decades of operations. The area’s woodlands were denuded to . . . — Map (db m71318) HM
New York (Putnam County), Cold Spring — General George Washington
General George Washington in frequent visits to the American troops encamped nearby during the War of the Revolution drank at this spring and gave it its name Cold Spring. — Map (db m47504) HM
New York (Putnam County), Cold Spring — Gouverneur Kemble1786   ┼   1875
A distinguished citizen Founder of West Point Foundry Twice member of Congress First Senior Warden of this church Honored and beloved by the community — Map (db m47530) HM
New York (Putnam County), Cold Spring — History of West Point FoundryA Birthplace of American Industry
Water and Power West Point Foundry was one of America’s great early ironworks. An internationally renowned center of innovation and manufacturing, it’s been called the Silicon Valley of its day. Shortly after the War of 1812, President James . . . — Map (db m71307) HM
New York (Putnam County), Cold Spring — Honor Roll1917 – 1919
Dedicated in honor of the men of Cold Spring, Nelsonville and North Highlands who answered the call of their country in the World War * Died in Service * Percy W. Arnold • George A. Casey, D.S.C. • J. Harvey Hustis • Edward Burns • Charles . . . — Map (db m44905) HM
New York (Putnam County), Cold Spring — Jewel of the Hudson
West Point Foundry’s 1911 closing was a blow to Cold Spring, although many found work with the Hudson River Railroad and other industries. With the influx of new businesses in the Hudson Valley following World War II, the village began to enjoy a . . . — Map (db m71314) HM
New York (Putnam County), Cold Spring — Joseph A. Percacciolo, Jr.
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New York (Putnam County), Cold Spring — New York American Patriot Gardens
Paying tribute to those victims and heroes of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attack. This project is sponsored by the Lower Hudson-Long Island Resource Conservation & Development Council, Inc. in partnership with the USDA Forest Service and . . . — Map (db m47529) HM
New York (Putnam County), Cold Spring — Philipstown Honor Roll
Killed in Action --------------- World War II Martin E. Adams Edward Budney H. Ellis Bowden Gerald Dale Warren Eitner W. Russell Farrell Ralph Fleming Arthur Gilman Walter Glanville Thomas Lutz Stanley Matthews Anthony Nastasi Allen W. Olsen . . . — Map (db m44907) HM
New York (Putnam County), Cold Spring — The 1865 Office Building
This magnificent building is the only freestanding structure remaining at the preserve from the foundry years, rising alone from the forest cover. Yet as the photo below shows, West Point Foundry was a massive complex of industrial shops, railways . . . — Map (db m71309) HM
New York (Putnam County), Cold Spring — The West Point Foundry
A writer describing this military establishment observes: “During my visit I learned that since the [Civil] war began over three hundred cannon have been manufactured here for our government – the Parrott gun exclusively – to . . . — Map (db m71303) HM
New York (Putnam County), Cold Spring — The West Point Foundry School
The school was built in 1830 for immigrant apprentices at the West Point Foundry, enlarged for workers’ children in 1867, and incorporated into the Philipstown school system until 1891. William H. Taylor, a former foundry superintendent (pictured . . . — Map (db m71315) HM
New York (Putnam County), Cold Spring — Warner Sisters
View to Constitution Island preserved by authors Susan Warner & Anna Warner who wrote the hymn “Jesus Loves Me.”   c. 1819-1915 George E. Pataki, GovernorMap (db m44527) HM
New York (Putnam County), Cold Spring — West Point Foundry Archaeological Site
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New York (Putnam County), Cold Spring — World War II Veterans of St. Mary’s
This tree is dedicated on the 50th Anniversary of World War II to those veterans of that conflict who attended St. Mary’s. June 1993 — Map (db m47533) HM
New York (Putnam County), Cortlandt — Putnam County
Putnam County Named for General Israel Putnam, commander of American forces in the Hudson Highlands during the American Revolution. — Map (db m37131) HM
New York (Putnam County), Garrison — Beverley Robinson’s House
Built 1758             Burnt 1892 Headquarters of Washington, Putnam, Arnold and other Generals Commanding the Highlands. — Map (db m71302) HM
New York (Putnam County), Garrison — Fort Hill
On the hill to the west are the north and south redoubts, built in 1778, for the defense of the Highlands against British. — Map (db m44460) HM
New York (Putnam County), Garrison — Garrison Veterans Memorial
“Lest we forget to honor the men and women of this community who served their country in war and peace” * * * * * This memorial placed here by grateful citizens December 1966 — Map (db m47516) HM
New York (Putnam County), Garrison — Mandeville’s
This house, built in 1737 was headquarters of Commanders of American troops defending West Point, from 1778 to 1783. — Map (db m20704) HM
New York (Putnam County), Garrison — Old Schoolhouse
One-room Continental Village School was built circa 1840 on land donated by William Briggs. Merged into Van Courtlandtville School 1935. — Map (db m55348) HM
New York (Putnam County), Garrison — Robinson House
Here stood the Robinson House, where Benedict Arnold, his treason disclosed, fled from his wife and baby to the British ship Vulture. — Map (db m47506) HM
New York (Putnam County), Garrison — South Redoubt
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New York (Putnam County), Garrison — Twin Redoubts
Cedar Hill to the east and Fort Hercules (Argyl's) to the west were in use by Continental Army throughout the Revolutionary War. — Map (db m55291) HM
New York (Putnam County), Holmes — Ludington's March
Col. H. Ludington led his men over this road, April 27, 1777 to join in repelling British Raiders at Danbury, Conn — Map (db m69174) HM
New York (Putnam County), Kent — Carver Bridge
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New York (Putnam County), Kent — Daniel Nimham
Daniel Nimham Last sachem of Wappinoe or Wappinger Indians, friend of whites, who sued Adolph Philipse to retrieve land. Had his village here. State Education Department 1932 — Map (db m22704) HM
New York (Putnam County), Kent — Philips Smith Farm
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New York (Putnam County), Kent — Union Cemetery
Established 1863 Union Cemetery Two acres purchased, surveyed and dedicated for burials of early area families. Located just south of Foshay’s Corners on the Old Dutchess Turnpike (now Route 301) on lands of Foshay and Halstead farms, . . . — Map (db m22703) HM
New York (Putnam County), Mahopac — 1917 “Lest We Forget" 1919World War I Memorial
1917 “Lest We Forget” 1919 Coleman Agor, Jr. • Glenn B. Arnold • Nathan K. Averill • Imlay L. Benet • Lester G. Bennett • James Benson • Louis J. Bittner • Colie Brown • Thurlow Cargain • John S. Carr • H. Ranald Chambers, Jr. • . . . — Map (db m22711) HM
New York (Putnam County), Mahopac — 1941 “Lest We Forget” 1945
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New York (Putnam County), Mahopac — Canopus Island
Until 1760 Grand Island was a sacred site of the Wappinger Indians whose Chief Sachem was Daniel Nimham. By 1880 the Blackberry Iron Mine took ore to shore by ferry. — Map (db m54286) HM
New York (Putnam County), Mahopac — Capt. John Crane
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New York (Putnam County), Mahopac — Dean House
A boarding house in 1852, Amzi Dean expanded to a large hotel. Recreation on Lake Mahopac and a 9 hole golf course drew guests, torn down for housing in 1971. — Map (db m54283) HM
New York (Putnam County), Mahopac — Early Catholic Church
First Roman Catholic Church was built here in 1869. New York City took land for watershed in 1902. The town was razed and the church was relocated to the shore of Lake Mahopac. — Map (db m54290) HM
New York (Putnam County), Mahopac — Eleazer Hamblin
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New York (Putnam County), Mahopac — God Bless Our Fallen Soldiers
This Monument is to Honor All Those Who Fought and Died for Our Freedom. Persian-Gulf, Enduring Freedom, Iraqi Freedom And All Wars Against Terrorism. Dedicated May 29, 2006 God Bless Our Fallen Soldiers — Map (db m22717) WM
New York (Putnam County), Mahopac — Gregory House
Grandest hotel in Mahopac at the peak of the Resort Era from 1844 until it burned in 1878. In 1918 the first Mahopac Central School was built here, moved by 1938. — Map (db m54287) HM
New York (Putnam County), Mahopac — James Carver
Died in 1837 and is buried here. He represented local farmers when John Jacob Astor filed suit to overturn forfeiture land sales. In 1832, after 45 years, settled by the United States Supreme Court. — Map (db m54282) HM
New York (Putnam County), Mahopac — Knickerbocker Ice
Warehouse stored the ice cut on Lake Mahopac; floated in by canal then loaded on railroad cars and sold in New York City from 1880 until refrigeration began in 1920. — Map (db m22572) HM
New York (Putnam County), Mahopac — Korean and Vietnam War MonumentIn Dedication
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New York (Putnam County), Mahopac — Major John Andre
Court martial convoy passed here after the Benedict Arnold treason. They met George Washington at West Point and Andre was hanged at Tappan, NY on October 2, 1780. — Map (db m54280) HM
New York (Putnam County), Mahopac — Major John Andre
Court martial convoy passed here after the Benedict Arnold treason. They met George Washington at West Point and Andre was hanged at Tappan, NY on October 2, 1780. — Map (db m54284) HM
New York (Putnam County), Mahopac — Putnam County
Created when Dutchess County was divided on June 12, 1812 and named for General Israel Putnam, leader of Continental troops in the Hudson Highlands during the Revolutionary War. — Map (db m54277) HM
New York (Putnam County), Mahopac — Railroad Station
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New York (Putnam County), Mahopac — Sibyl Ludington
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New York (Putnam County), Mahopac — Thompson House
Started as a hat factory, then a boarding house in 1851. It was rebuilt to hold 400 guests after a fire in 1869. Emerson Clark improved Hotel Mahopac in 1883. — Map (db m22573) HM
New York (Putnam County), Mahopac — U.S.S. Mahopac
A heavily armored Monitor which joined the attack on Charleston in 1864 during the Civil War. In 1865 in the Battle for Fort Fisher it took 8 hits, no serious damage. — Map (db m54278) HM
New York (Putnam County), Nelsonville — Connecticut Line
Troops were encamped in this valley on both sides of the brook during the winter of 1780 – 1781. — Map (db m20696) HM
New York (Putnam County), Patterson — Christ ChurchPatterson 200 Years
Christ Church (Episcopal) 1763 Christ Church was organized as the “Episcopal Mission at Fredericksburgh” by three former English officers who settled in the area after the end of the French and Indian War. Although the present . . . — Map (db m24878) HM
New York (Putnam County), Patterson — District School No. 1Patterson 200 Years
District School No. 1 (Patterson School) 1857 – 1912 At the time of the Revolution, a school was located near this site on land donated by Edmond Ogden, the husband of Sybil Ludington. At that time the education of children was a . . . — Map (db m24812) HM
New York (Putnam County), Patterson — Fredericksburg
During the Revolutionary War this was Fredericksburg & the main military crossroad. Gen. Washington’s Army camped here Sept. to Nov. 1778 — Map (db m24544) HM
New York (Putnam County), Patterson — Historic DistrictPatterson 200 Years
The Proposed Historic District People have lived for a long time in this beautiful valley where a natural trail, running from New England to the Hudson, makes a gentle bend here along the edge of the Great Swamp. Traces have been found . . . — Map (db m24942) HM
New York (Putnam County), Patterson — Ludington Graves
Burial site of Revolutionary war heroes, Col. Henry Ludington and his daughter Sybil, who rode to warn the troops on 26 April 1777 — Map (db m24513) HM
New York (Putnam County), Patterson — Maple Avenue CemeteryPatterson 200 Years
Maple Avenue Cemetery (And Combined Church Cemeteries) Earliest Recorded Grave, 1792 The Combined Cemeteries At the close of the Revolution, in 1782, when all the lands of Beverly Robinson were seized by the State Legislature and . . . — Map (db m24794) HM
New York (Putnam County), Patterson — Patterson Baptist ChurchPatterson 200 Years
Patterson Baptist Church (The Rock Church) 1790 The Baptist Church The following material was adapted from notes put together by Reverend James B.M. Frost, March 1993: Pelletreau’s “History of Putnam County,” . . . — Map (db m25015) HM
New York (Putnam County), Patterson — Patterson Grange No. 939Patterson 200 Years
Patterson Grange No. 939 (Original Charter Patterson Grange No. 237) 1874 The country was on the brink of a depression, and the power of the railroads dominated the post Civil War economy when farmers from the Midwest and the . . . — Map (db m24811) HM
New York (Putnam County), Patterson — Patterson Veterans MonumentThe War Monument
[ south face ] Roll Of Honor 1917 – 1918 Town Of Patterson Major Albert N. Towner • Major Charles B. Crane • Capt. John Towner • Lieut. Robert A. Johnston • Sergt. Daniel B. Brandon • Sergt. Lucius G. . . . — Map (db m24940) WM
New York (Putnam County), Patterson — Putnam County
Named for General Israel Putnam, commander of American forces in the Hudson Highlands during the American Revolution. — Map (db m24517) HM
New York (Putnam County), Patterson — The Fellowship HallPatterson 200 Years
The Fellowship Hall (Presbyterian Church “Parish House”) 1872 Originally called “The Parish House,” the Fellowship Hall was given to the Presbyterian Church by the Paterson Family between 1868 and 1877 while . . . — Map (db m24810) HM
New York (Putnam County), Patterson — The Presbyterian ChurchPatterson 200 Years
The Presbyterian Church (Of Patterson / Pawling) Present Structure, 1838 This beautiful building is the third church of the Presbyterian Congregation in Patterson. The first, often referred to as “The Old Meeting . . . — Map (db m24809) HM
New York (Putnam County), Patterson — The War MonumentPatterson 200 Years
The War Monument (World War I) 1917 – 1918 The Monument Patterson was still a quiet country town at the beginning of the First World War. Although the State had begun to assume responsibility for the major roads through the area, . . . — Map (db m24938) HM
New York (Putnam County), Philipstown — Army Camp½ Mile →
While West Point defences were being built 1781 the Connecticut Line encamped along the brook. — Map (db m20700) HM
New York (Putnam County), Philipstown — Arnold’s Flight
At Beverley Dock, at the foot of this lane, Arnold, exposed as a traitor, fled by boat to the British ship Vulture, off Croton Point. — Map (db m20687) HM
New York (Putnam County), Philipstown — Connecticut Camps
On the hill west of the brook are remains of hut sites, oven, etc., made by New England troops guarding West Point, 1778 – 1783. — Map (db m20697) HM
New York (Putnam County), Philipstown — Sugar Loaf
On the north slope of this hill was one of the forts built, 1776 – 1777 to defend the highlands, from Connecticut to New Jersey. — Map (db m20710) HM
New York (Putnam County), Philipstown — The First Chain
Planned to keep British ships from going up river, anchored on shore below, was forced by the enemy Oct. 7, 1777. — Map (db m20693) HM
New York (Putnam County), Putnam Valley — Oregon Corners
Was a manufacturing center. Two creeks powered a grist mill in the 18th century; wire, fulling, and paper mills in the 19th century. — Map (db m119204) HM
New York (Putnam County), Southeast — Birthplace of Darius M. Couch
Two miles east Birthplace of Darius M. Couch Major General, U. S. A. Commander 2d Corps, Army of Potomac, at Fredericksburg and Chancellorsville, 1862-63 — Map (db m54276) HM

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