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By William Fischer, Jr., June 4, 2018
Alton Brooks Parker Marker
New York (Ulster County), Accord — Alton Brooks ParkerMay 14, 1852 - May 10, 1926

Principal of this school, 1870-71 Chief Judge of the New York State Court of Appeals, 1897-1904 Candidate for President of U.S.; 1904 — Map (db m118528) HM

New York (Ulster County), Accord — Rochester Church

Rev. Nucella preached, 1695 Log church built, 1700 2 stone churches, 1743, 1860 2 other churches burned Present, 6th on same spot — Map (db m118525) HM

New York (Ulster County), Accord — Tom Quick Farm

Home of Tom Quick, bought from Harmon Hekun, Indian, 1676: Quick was killed by Indians and his son slew many Red Men in revenge. — Map (db m118523) HM

New York (Ulster County), Ellenville — Civil War Memorial

Dedicated to the Soldiers and Sailors of the town of Wawarsing in grateful recognition of their services and sacrifices in defence of the Union 1861 - 1865 — Map (db m118482) WM

New York (Ulster County), Ellenville — Fantinekill Massacre MemorialIn Memoriam

Bevier Family Widow Elizabeth Bevier Age 62 Her Sons Solomon Age 29 • Josiah Age 23 —————— Sax Family Widow Johannah Sax Age 59 . . . — Map (db m118476) HM

New York (Ulster County), Ellenville — Frank B. HoornbeekIn Tribute to

Fantinekill Cemetery Association 1902-1949

whose vision and effort made this cemetery a memorial of beauty dignity and inspiration

This tablet erected by his friends May 30, 1950Map (db m118490) HM

New York (Ulster County), Ellenville — Ulster County
One of original counties of New York State, 1683, recieved its name from the Earldom in Ireland of James, Duke of York. — Map (db m30531) HM
New York (Ulster County), Esopus — Church of the Ascension
Esopus Built 1842 — Map (db m57450) HM
New York (Ulster County), Highfalls — Delaware and Hudson Canal
Delaware and Hudson Canal has been designated a Registered National Historic Landmark Under the provisions of the Historic Sites Act of August 21, 1935 this site possesses exceptional value in commemorating or illustrating the history of . . . — Map (db m49088) HM
New York (Ulster County), Highfalls — Old Depuy House
Built in 1797 by S. and A. Depuy, who kept a tavern here. — Map (db m47802) HM
New York (Ulster County), Highland — Town of Lloyd Organized
First Town of Lloyd meeting held here May 6, 1845, Lloyd Township set off from town of New Paltz. Town pop. 1845 was 2035. — Map (db m28649) HM
New York (Ulster County), Hurley — Col. Charles De Witt
Born       1727   ---   Died     Aug. 27, 1787 Patriot Statesman and Leader in the Revolution Member Colonial Assembly   1768–75 Provincial Convention   1775   Provincial Congress   1778–7 First Convention of State of New York and of . . . — Map (db m57735) HM
New York (Ulster County), Hurley — General Washington
was given a public reception here on his journey from West Point to Kingston, Nov. 16, 1782. — Map (db m57416) HM
New York (Ulster County), Hurley — Hurley Main Street
Three hundred-year-old Dutch houses line this National Historic Landmark District. Hurley was the state capital from November – December 1777.Revolutionary War Heritage Trail — Map (db m57414) HM
New York (Ulster County), Hurley — Hurley Roadbed
Section of roadbed (now Rt. 28) between bluestone quarries of Glenford, West Hurley and Hurley and docks at Roundout Creek in 19th century. Grooves were worn by heavy wagons. — Map (db m57593) HM
New York (Ulster County), Hurley — Old Guard House
Lieut. David Taylor, British spy, was confined in this house and hanged on an apple tree, October 18, 1777 — Map (db m57415) HM
New York (Ulster County), Hurley — Old Guard House
This structure has been recorded by the Historic American Buildings Survey of the United States Department of the Interior for its archives at the Library of Congress. — Map (db m57596) HM
New York (Ulster County), Hurley — Old Mine RoadEsopus – Minisink Trail
Indian trail connecting Deleware Valley with Hudson River. Used before and during Revolution. — Map (db m57425) HM
New York (Ulster County), Hurley — Stone Road
Blue stone sections from the “Stone Road” now Route 28A. Used by wagons to transport bluestone from the quarries in Old West Hurley to the docks in Wilbur. Only the “down” track of the road was stoned. Wagon wheels were . . . — Map (db m57594) HM
New York (Ulster County), Hurley — Van Deusen House
built 1723 Temporary Capitol of State after burning of Kingston 1777. — Map (db m57423) HM
New York (Ulster County), Kerhonkson — Home of Johannes G. Hardenbergh

Erected 1762. New York records deposited here Oct. 12, 1777 before Kingston was burned by the British — Map (db m118493) HM

New York (Ulster County), Kerhonkson — Oklahoma City Bombing Memorial

Dedicated to the memory of those who perished April 19, 1995 in the Oklahoma City bombing. — Map (db m118496) HM WM

New York (Ulster County), Kerhonkson — Site of Indian Raid

In colonial church which stood here, 1778, settlers fortified themselves, and successfully fought off attack of Indian raiders. — Map (db m118521) HM

New York (Ulster County), Kerhonkson — War Memorial

Dedicated to the Men and Women of the Rondout Valley who served in our wars — Map (db m118495) HM

New York (Ulster County), Kingston — “The Reformed Protestant Dutch Church of the Town of Kingston in Ulster County”
This church organized in 1659 and chartered November 17, 1719 under His Majesty George King of Great Britain was served until December 1808 by pastors educated in the Universities of Holland and Germany who preached in Dutch. The first sermon by the . . . — Map (db m57576) HM
New York (Ulster County), Kingston — Mary Powell Bell
This bell, cast by the Meneely Bell Foundry in West Troy, New York, in 1861, came from the famous steamboat Mary Powell which operated on the Hudson River from 1861 to 1917. The Mary Powell ran between Rondout/Kingston and New York City and . . . — Map (db m59289) HM
New York (Ulster County), Kingston — 20th New York State Militia[ 80th N. Y. Vol. ] — Ulster Guard
Battle HonorsGainesville                   August 28, 1862 2nd Bull Run                August 30, 1862 Chantilly                       September 1, 1862 South Mountain           September 14, 1862 Antietam                      September 17, 1862 . . . — Map (db m58033) HM
New York (Ulster County), Kingston — A Community AtticSenate House State Historic Site
This Georgian Revival style museum was built in 1927 to house and display Senate House State Historic Site’s expanding collections. Today’s permanent and temporary exhibits showcase Hudson Valey decorative and fine arts, including works by such . . . — Map (db m57460) HM
New York (Ulster County), Kingston — A Radical Idea: Government by the PeopleSenate House State Historic Site
Consider the sacrifices made by ordinary citizens like Abraham van Gaasbeck, who risked his life, family, and property, when he offered his modest stone house as a meeting place for the first New York State Senate in September 1777. Would you have . . . — Map (db m57457) HM
New York (Ulster County), Kingston — Academy Green Statues
These statues were given to the City of Kingston by Emily Crane Chadbourne June 4th, 1959 — Map (db m57768) HM
New York (Ulster County), Kingston — Beginning of the State of New York
The Society of the Colonial Dames of America place this tablet to mark the spot whereon was set in motion the Commonwealth of the State of New York on the thirtieth day of July in the year of Our Lord One Thousand Seven Hundred and Seventy Seven by . . . — Map (db m57567) HM
New York (Ulster County), Kingston — Bogardus Tavern
Site of Bogardus Tavern First Meeting Place New York State Assembly September 10, 1777. — Map (db m57437) HM
New York (Ulster County), Kingston — Burning of Kingston
As a memorial to those citizens of • Kingston • because of whose patriotism the village was burned by the British forces under the command of Maj. Gen. John Vaughan on the 16th day of October • 1777 • ----------- This tablet is erected by one of the . . . — Map (db m109022) HM
New York (Ulster County), Kingston — Chambers Pear Tree1652 - 2002
This Bartlett pear tree commemorates the original tree planted by Thomas Chambers, who in 1652 settled in this vicinity, which later became known as Rondout and Kingston. Upon his death, he was buried under this tree with a simple bluestone slab to . . . — Map (db m59285) HM
New York (Ulster County), Kingston — Dr. Cornelius C. Elmendorph House
Pre-Revolution home of Old Dutch Church Conferentie family leader 1754 – 1772. Ulster County Medical Society founded in this building July 1, 1806 — Map (db m57501) HM
New York (Ulster County), Kingston — Fair Street Church
The Congregation of the Fair Street Reformed Church meets here in the oldest public worship building in Kingston. Established as the Second Reformed Church of Kingston in January, 1849, the small group of 27 people originally met for worship in the . . . — Map (db m57762) HM
New York (Ulster County), Kingston — George Clinton
Born July 26, 1739, Little Britain, N. Y. Married February 7, 1770, Cornelia Tappen Died April 20, 1812, Buried Washington, D. C. Ulster County Clerk,   1759 – 1812 Brigadier General,   Revolutionary War First Governor of New York State,   . . . — Map (db m57570) HM
New York (Ulster County), Kingston — George Clinton
[ Lower Marker : ] George Clinton First Governor New York State 1777 – 1804 Vice-President United States 1804 – 1812 Honored by Wiltwyck Chapter D. A. R. [ Marker on Monument : ] To the Memory of George Clinton He . . . — Map (db m57573) HM
New York (Ulster County), Kingston — George Washington
1732                     1932 In commemoration of the visit of George Washington to Kingston on the 16th of November, 1782 His reception by the Trustees of the freeholders and Commonalty of the Town and the Consistory of this church George J.L. . . . — Map (db m57574) HM
New York (Ulster County), Kingston — Hoffman House
Built by Nicholas Hoffman 1711 on part of Crown Grant of land made to his father Martinus in 1688. This is the northwest corner of the Old Stockade. — Map (db m57448) HM
New York (Ulster County), Kingston — Island Dock
This man-made island was designed and constructed in 1848 by a local engineer, James McEntee, to store the coal shipped by D and H Canal from Pennsylvania. The coal was transferred by steam-operated elevators to river barges for shipment to New . . . — Map (db m59273) HM
New York (Ulster County), Kingston — Judge Lucas Elmendorf Mansion
Built circa 1790 by this regent, turnpike builder, Associate of Thomas Jefferson. His election to Congress 1797 – 1803 was celebrated by a grand illumination of this house 1798. — Map (db m109023) HM
New York (Ulster County), Kingston — Kingston Academy
Original site Kingston Academy Founded 1774 Moved to Academy Green 1830 Board of Trustees in service from 1795 to present. — Map (db m57442) HM
New York (Ulster County), Kingston — Kingston Academy
This is the original building used as Kingston Academy when founded in 1774 Partially burned by British troops October 16th, 1777 — Map (db m57445) HM
New York (Ulster County), Kingston — Kingston Academy
Founded 1774   Erected on present site 1830 Rebuilt 1883 Wm. M. Hayes • E. M. Brigham • W.E. Ostrandes • E.L. Westbrook • J.S.Burhans • Chas. Reynolds • H.D. Baldwin • Aug. Schepmoes • D.C. Overbaugh • M.T. Winchell Architect: Charles W. Romeyn . . . — Map (db m66925) HM
New York (Ulster County), Kingston — Kingston Operation Desert Storm Memorial
Dedicated to Kingston’s own Defenders of Freedom To the men and women of Kingston who served us so proudly in the armed forces during “Operation Desert Storm” We are forever grateful and proud. Presented by:       Citizens of . . . — Map (db m58039) WM
New York (Ulster County), Kingston — Louis CaterinoNo. 1 Boater       No. 1 Friend
Lou, fond of saying, “Just Relax,” had great concern for others. He often helped boaters in distress and could be seen retrieving broken-away docks. God saw fit to take him, but not before Lou had accomplished one more good and lasting . . . — Map (db m59290) HM
New York (Ulster County), Kingston — Medal of HonorStaff Sergeant Robert H. Dietz, U.S. Army — Co. A, 38th Armored Infantry Battalion
CITATION:       “Sergeant Dietz was a squad leader with Company A, 38th Armored Infantry Battalion, on 29 March 1945, when the task force to which his unit was attached encountered resistance in its advance on Kirchain, Germany. Between . . . — Map (db m89857) HM
New York (Ulster County), Kingston — New York State Assembly
On April 23, 1977, a delegation representing the New York State Assembly returned to the site of the Assembly’s first meeting. — Map (db m57438) HM
New York (Ulster County), Kingston — New York State’s Heritage Area System
What is a Heritage Area? A Heritage Area has a mission to Preserve its historic resources, Educate the general public as to these resources and their roles in the development of local government, provide varieties of Recreation for the . . . — Map (db m59278) HM
New York (Ulster County), Kingston — Old Blockhouse
Site of Old Blockhouse Built 1658 — Map (db m57413) HM
New York (Ulster County), Kingston — Old Dutch Church
This church was burned by the British in 1777, restored, and later replaced. Governor George Clinton and some seventy soldiers are buried in its cemetery.Revolutionary War Heritage Trail — Map (db m57412) HM
New York (Ulster County), Kingston — Old Dutch Church
Site of first Old Dutch Church Built 1661 — Map (db m57446) HM
New York (Ulster County), Kingston — Old Stockade   1658
Site of Old Stockade   1658 southwest bastion Plan of Stockade Fort (F) and Streets Kingston (Wiltwyck) 1658 — Map (db m57409) HM
New York (Ulster County), Kingston — One Hundred and Twentieth Infantry New York Volunteers
To the undying renown of the rank and file of the One Hundred and Twentieth Infantry New York Volunteers. One of “Three Hundred Fighting Regiments” in the War for the Union. ---------- By the Colonel of the Regiment. ---------- 1896. [ . . . — Map (db m57582) HM
New York (Ulster County), Kingston — Patriots of the RevolutionRevolutionary War Heritage Trail
British Forces Burn Kingston Responsible for the security of Kingston, when the British burned the Village on October 16, 1777 – General Clinton wrote to General Gates that of the promised 3000 men, only 400 were sent. He concluded this . . . — Map (db m57490) HM
New York (Ulster County), Kingston — Plan of Kingston in 1695
The first European settlers came here between 1652-53 to farm the rich land in the lowlands along the Esopus Creek near the fields where Native Americans had grown maize for centuries. Friction between the settlers and the Esopus Indians mounted to . . . — Map (db m57546) HM
New York (Ulster County), Kingston — Plan of Kingston in 1695
The stockade was built in three weeks and stood 14 feet high. The settlers, about 70 took their houses and barns apart log by log, carted them uphill and rebuilt them inside the Stockade Area. The walled village was called Wiltwyck. Gates gave the . . . — Map (db m57547) HM
New York (Ulster County), Kingston — Rondout
Once a handful of homes and storehouses known as Kingston Landing, this area grew rapidly with the D and H Canal. Shipyards, foundries, stone quarries and brick yards sprouted along the Rondout Creek attracting Irish and German immigrants. The . . . — Map (db m59277) HM
New York (Ulster County), Kingston — Sampson Opera HouseFreeman Building
Originally built in 1875, as a mansard-roofed commercial building, this structure housed stores, a saloon, and on its third and fourth floors, an “opera house” for stage productions. After a fire ten years later, the fourth floor was . . . — Map (db m59276) HM
New York (Ulster County), Kingston — Sections of the “Old Stone Road”
          These two grooved sections of bluestone were once part of the “Stone Road” which was installed on the dirt roads that ran from the bluestone quarries in the Catskills, not far from Kingston, to the waterfront on the Rondout . . . — Map (db m59287) HM
New York (Ulster County), Kingston — Senate HouseState Historic Site
The State’s first Senate met here in the fall of 1777 until the city of Kingston was attacked and burned by the British.Revolutionary War Heritage Trail — Map (db m57410) HM
New York (Ulster County), Kingston — Senate House
. . . — Map (db m57439) HM
New York (Ulster County), Kingston — Senate House Museum
Erected by The State of New York Cornerstone laid by his excellency Alfred E. Smith Governor of the State on the 150th anniversary of the organization of the first legislature at Kingston September 10th, 1927. — Map (db m57452) HM
New York (Ulster County), Kingston — Sojourner TruthCa. 1797 – Nov. 26, 1883
          Famous slave of Ulster County, born in Hurley, N.Y. Though illiterate, this woman of indomitable character and intellect left her indelible mark as an eloquent condemner of slavery, from this court. By winning her lawsuit – the . . . — Map (db m57502) HM
New York (Ulster County), Kingston — Stuyvesant Indian Treaty
May 15, 1664 Class ‘95 — Map (db m66926) HM
New York (Ulster County), Kingston — The Delaware and Hudson Canal
The Rondout Creek at this site provided the tidewater terminal for the D and H Canal, a constructed water-way of 108 miles, completed in 1828. Starting at Honesdale, Pennsylvania, hundreds of flat canal boats carried millions of tons of coal, . . . — Map (db m59272) HM
New York (Ulster County), Kingston — The Evolution of the Senate HouseSenate House State Historic Site
Wessel Ten Broeck, a Dutch immigrant to New York, built and owned what would become the Senate House. Although only portions of his 1676 house remain, Ten Broeck’s residence was probably a modest stone house with a steep gabled roof facing the . . . — Map (db m57461) HM
New York (Ulster County), Kingston — The Loughran HouseSenate House State Historic Site
This Italianate style house was designed by John A. Wood and built in the early 1870s for Dr. Robert Loughran (1834 – 1899) as an office and residence. A surgeon during the Civil War, Dr. Loughran settled in Kingston and became active in . . . — Map (db m57462) HM
New York (Ulster County), Kingston — The Pike Plan1976
Uptown Kingston conceived and designed by John Pike for urban renewal His talented designs defeated urban blight and preserved the character of an older era for all to enjoy. — Map (db m57563) HM
New York (Ulster County), Kingston — The Rondout Creek Suspension Bridge
Between the 1840’s and early 1920’s ferries were used to transport people and vehicles across the Rondout Creek. The last was a chain ferry affectionately nicknamed the “Skillypot”, Dutch for tortoise, apt for both its appearance and . . . — Map (db m59274) HM
New York (Ulster County), Kingston — The Stockade Historic District
The Stockade Historic District has been placed on the National Register of Historic Places by the United States Department of the Interior 1975 — Map (db m57565) HM
New York (Ulster County), Kingston — The West Strand
This row of nineteenth buildings is all that remains of a once thriving river port commercial center. The Mansion House at the corner of Broadway, once a 100 room stage stop and hotel, offered modest accommodations to travelers and canallers. The . . . — Map (db m59275) HM
New York (Ulster County), Kingston — Ulster County Civil War Monument
To the Soldiers and Sailors of the County of Ulster in the War for the Union 1861 – 1865 Their grateful fellow citizens — Map (db m58034) HM
New York (Ulster County), Kingston — Van Keuren Homestead
Burned by British Oct. 17, 1777. Rebuilt and occupied by direct descendants of original owner since then. — Map (db m57432) HM
New York (Ulster County), Kingston — Van Leuven Mansion
Fred J. Johnston American Antiques Museum The house was built circa 1812 by NY State Senator John Sudam, who hosted Washington Irving and Martin Van Buren as guests. The Van Leuven family purchased the house circa 1880 and it then became known as . . . — Map (db m57500) HM
New York (Ulster County), Lake Katrine — Kingston AreaHistoric New York
          Dutch Settlers at Esopus were troubled by hostile Algonquin (Esopus) Indians, who were finally pacified by Governor Peter Stuyvesant in 1658. In 1661 Wiltwyck, later Kingston, was settled and remained strongly Dutch after the English . . . — Map (db m56706) HM
New York (Ulster County), Lake Katrine — The Senate House – 1676Clinton Avenue, Kingston — Historic New York
          The Senate House is so called because the first elected Senate of the State of New York met in this building on the morning of September 9, 1777.           Colonel Wessel Ten Broeck built this house for his home in 1676 in the tiny . . . — Map (db m75635) HM
New York (Ulster County), Malden — Hudson ValleyHistoric New York
          Following Henry Hudson’s voyage in 1609, the Dutch in 1614 established a trading post near the future site of Albany; permanent settlement was made at Fort Orange (Albany) in 1624. Esopus (Kingston) was settled in 1653 and other villages . . . — Map (db m56703) HM
New York (Ulster County), Marbletown — Davis Tavern

For many years before and after the Revolution, the public business of the Town of Marbletown was transacted here. — Map (db m118541) HM

New York (Ulster County), Marbletown — War Memorial

Dedicated to the Men and Women of the Town of Marbletown who devotedly served their country

· World War I · [Died in Service] Howard Frame

[Honor Roll of Veterans]

· World War II · [Died in Service] . . . — Map (db m118535) WM

New York (Ulster County), Marlboro — Gomez Mill House
Wolfert Acker bought the house in 1772 and hosted weekly meetings to encourage neighbors to support the Revolution and join his company of Minute Men militia.Revolutionary War Heritage Trail — Map (db m57426) HM
New York (Ulster County), Marlboro — Presbyterian Church & Cemetery
Presbyterian Church & Cemetery Founded 1764 Built at this site on land given by Louis DuBois Present church built in 1869 Plaque: Revolutionary soldiers buried here. — Map (db m28777) HM
New York (Ulster County), Modena — Newburgh AreaHistoric New York
Palatine German refugees from the religious wars of Europe settled on these river banks in 1709, and Dutch and French Huguenots followed. During the Revolution, control of the Hudson River was important for British strategy and for American defense. . . . — Map (db m48669) HM
New York (Ulster County), Napanoch — DeWitt House

This house is on original cellar of home of Egbert DeWitt, whose daughter Maria was mother of DeWitt Clinton First governor of New York. — Map (db m118491) HM

New York (Ulster County), New Paltz — 1799 House
Built by Ezekiel Elting as a home and store. Original gambrel roof destroyed in 1888 blizzard. 1968 purchased by LeFevre Family Assoc. Maintained by HHS and LeFevre family. — Map (db m5737) HM
New York (Ulster County), New Paltz — Bevier House
Built by Louis Bevier, the patentee, in 1698. Elting homestead from 1740. This house has an interesting sub-cellar. — Map (db m5722) HM
New York (Ulster County), New Paltz — Deyo House
Built by Pierre Deyo, one of twelve original patentees of New Paltz, in 1692. — Map (db m5712) HM
New York (Ulster County), New Paltz — Die Pfalz
A French Huguenot Village governed by "The Dusine", a body of 12 men chosen annually. For 100 years the only form of government. — Map (db m5709) HM
New York (Ulster County), New Paltz — Dubois House
The fort built in 1705 by Daniel Dubois. Site first redoubt. There are port holes in the east end. — Map (db m5713) HM
New York (Ulster County), New Paltz — Freer House
Built 1720 by Hugo Freer, one of twelve original patentees of New Paltz. The Low House after 1732. — Map (db m5726) HM
New York (Ulster County), New Paltz — Hasbrouck House
Built 1712, by Abraham, the patentee, once soldier in English Army, friend of Gov. Andros. Kitchen scene of cock fights. — Map (db m5728) HM
New York (Ulster County), New Paltz — Home of Hendrikus DuBois
Built 1775 on lands bought from Esopus Indians on December 28, 1678, by his grandfather, Louis Dubois, Patentee of New Paltz — Map (db m23100) HM
New York (Ulster County), New Paltz — Jean Hasbrouck House
Built in 1712, by the patentee; now home of The Huguenot Patriotic, Historical and Monumental Society, since 1899. — Map (db m5710) HM
New York (Ulster County), New Paltz — New Paltz
Founded 1678. Six houses built by Huguenot refugees from France, original patentees, before 1720 are on Walkill River. — Map (db m5706) HM
New York (Ulster County), New Paltz — New Paltz
Founded 1678. Six houses built before 1720 are on Huguenot Street, on the Walkill River, homes of refugees from France. — Map (db m5708) HM
New York (Ulster County), New Paltz — New Paltz
Founded 1678. Six houses built before 1720 are on Huguenot Street, on the Wallkill River, homes of refugees from France. — Map (db m29439) HM
New York (Ulster County), New Paltz — New Paltz Patentees
To the Memory and in honor of- Louis DuBois Christian Deyo Abraham Hasbrouck Andre LeFevre Jean Hasbrouck Piere Deyo Louis Bevier Anthoine Crespel Hugo Frere Issac DuBois Simon LeFevre The New Paltz Patentees, who, driven by religious persecution . . . — Map (db m29444) HM
New York (Ulster County), New Paltz — Stone Church-1773
First Stone Church, 1717. Services in French to 1753, Dutch language to 1800. Church corner stone seen at south wall of portico. — Map (db m5732) HM
New York (Ulster County), New Paltz — Walloon Church
Site of Walloon Church Built of logs, first church-school, 1683, first church of stone 1717. Called "Our French Church". Precursor Reformed Church. — Map (db m5736) HM
New York (Ulster County), Plattekill — Newburgh AreaHistoric New York
          Palatine German refugees from the religious wars of Europe settled on these river banks in 1709, and Dutch and French Huguenots followed. During the Revolution, control of the Hudson River was important for British strategy and for . . . — Map (db m56698) HM
New York (Ulster County), Plattekill — Washington’s HeadquartersLiberty and Washington Streets, Newburgh — Historic New York
          General Washington came to the farm home of the Hasbrouck family in Newburgh on April 1, 1782. He occupied the house until August 19, 1783, while his troops were encamped at Temple Hill, a few miles away.           These were trying . . . — Map (db m56697) HM
New York (Ulster County), Saugerties — 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 . . . — Map (db m56699) HM
New York (Ulster County), Wallkill — Washington’s HeadquartersLiberty and Washington Streets, Newburgh — Historic New York
General Washington came to the farm home of the Hasbrouck family in Newburgh on April 1, 1782. He occupied the house until August 19, 1783, while his troops were encamped at Temple Hill, a few miles away. These were trying months while a peace . . . — Map (db m385) HM
New York (Ulster County), Wawarsing — Site of Long House

At foot of high bluff stood Indian Council House destroyed by Capt. Kregier August 31, 1663 — Map (db m118492) HM

New York (Ulster County), West Park — John Burroughs
→ 1½ miles westward is “Slabsides”, Rustic cabin of the poet-naturalist, where he spent much time in the late 90’s and early 1900’s. — Map (db m57451) HM

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