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General Philip Henry Sheridan Monument image, Touch for more information
By Don Morfe, September 25, 1998
General Philip Henry Sheridan Monument
New York (Albany County), Albany — General Philip Henry Sheridan Monument
Philip Henry Sheridan, General United States Army. Born Albany NY. March 6th 1831, Died Nonquitt Mass. August 5th, 1888.

Erected by the citizens of Albany and the state of New York under chapter 100 of the laws of 1914. Commissioners: . . . — Map (db m95584) WM

New York (Albany County), Watervliet — Civil War Parrott Rifle
10 Pounder Rifle From Watervliet Arsenal Designed By Robert P. Parrott and Cast at The West Point Foundry. Used by the Union Forces These Guns were Mounted on Carriages Made at Watervliet Arsenal Where Ammunition was also Made. This . . . — Map (db m7299) HM
New York (Allegany County), Belfast — Belfast Civil War Monument
(front) In honor of our soldiers the defenders of the Union Civil War 1861 - 1865 Gettysburg (right) Sixth New York Cavalry Five Forks (rear) Enlisted from Allen, N.Y. Wilderness (left) First . . . — Map (db m75785) WM
New York (Allegany County), Belmont — Town of Amity Civil War Monument
(front) Erected by the citizens of Amity 1861-1865 (right) In memory of the men of the township (rear) who offered their lives to their country (left) in order that their country . . . — Map (db m75782) WM
New York (Cattaraugus County), Salamanca — In Memory of Our Dead Comrades
In Memory of Our Dead Comrades — Map (db m89104) WM
New York (Cayuga County), Auburn — Dedicated to the Memory of William H. Seward
Dedicated to the Memory of William H. Seward who as a young Auburn lawyer practiced law in Cayuga County Court House. He rose to become governor of New York, United States Senator, Secretary of State under Lincoln and Johnson. He was Lincoln's . . . — Map (db m88355) HM
New York (Cayuga County), Auburn — In Memory of Harriet Tubman
In memory of Harriet Tubman. Born a slave in Maryland about 1821. Died in Auburn, N.Y. March 10th, 1913. Called the "Moses" of her people during the Civil War. With rare courage, she led over three hundred negroes up from slavery to freedom and . . . — Map (db m88356) HM
New York (Cayuga County), Auburn — Memorial to Cayuga County Soldiers and Sailors
Memorial to Cayuga County Soldiers and Sailors of the Civil War, 1861 1865. Friends around me fell like drops of rain. Twas there many noble ones were slain. Their mangled corpes strewned the grass with none to care since life was passed. Each . . . — Map (db m88392) WM
New York (Cayuga County), Auburn — William H. Seward — 1801 - 1872
William H. Seward, 1801 - 1872 "How through these years in silence thou hast borne the cruel doubt, the slanders of debate, the assassin's knife, and keener blade of scorn, wielded by party in its narrow hate: How could'st thou pause each step to . . . — Map (db m88395) HM
New York (Cayuga County), Fleming — Harriet Tubman
Harriet Tubman Moses of her people Served Underground Railroad Frequented this site after the Civil War — Map (db m88408) HM
New York (Cayuga County), Throop — Home of Gen. John S. Clark
Home of Gen. John S. Clark Born 1823. Died 1912. Civil engineer, historian, Civil War officer and first Supervisor of Throop. — Map (db m87936) HM
New York (Chautauqua County), Dunkirk — Dedicated to Corporal Cyrus W. James
Dedicated to Corporal Cyrus W. James 9th New York Calvary Company G Enlisted at Dunkirk, NY Sptember 26, 1861 at age 22 Killed July 1, 1863 at Gettysburg, PA, and was the first Union Soldier to succumb in that great battle. His body rests . . . — Map (db m84360) WM
New York (Chautauqua County), Hanover — The Lincoln Maple
The Lincoln Maple This maple was planted in 1965 after Pres. Lincoln was assassinated. Schoolchildren from this Balltown school, built in 1820, planted it. — Map (db m105654) HM
New York (Chautauqua County), Mina — Ebenezer Skellie — Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient
Corporal Co. D 112 NY Infantry. Congressional Medal of Honor awarded 29 September 1864 for battle of New Market Heights Chapins Farm, Virginia. Buried in Mina Cemetery. — Map (db m62854) WM
New York (Chemung County), Elmira — 107th New York Volunteers — 1861-1865
(Front):107 N.Y. Vols. Antietam Chancellorsville Gettysburg Resaca New Hope Church 1861-1865 (Left Side):Pine Knob Culp's Farm Kenesaw Mountain Peach Tree Creek Siege of Atlanta (Right Side):Sherman's March Siege of . . . — Map (db m32322) HM
New York (Chemung County), Elmira — A National Cemetery System
Civil War Dead An estimated 700,000 Union and Confederate soldiers died in the Civil War between April 1861 and April 1865. As the death toll rose, the U.S. government struggled with the urgent but unplanned need to bury fallen Union . . . — Map (db m90119) HM
New York (Chemung County), Elmira — Address by President Lincoln — At the Dedication of The Gettysburg National Cemetery — November 19, 1863
Four score and seven years ago our fathers brought forth on this continent, a new nation, conceived in Liberty, and dedicated to the proposition that all men are created equal.           Now we are engaged in a great civil war, testing whether that . . . — Map (db m114217) HM
New York (Chemung County), Elmira — Civil War Monument
Dedicated to the soldiers who trained at Camp Rathbun May 1861 - 1864 and the Confederate prisoners of war incarcerated at Camp Chemung July 1864 - July 1865 Flagstaff located inside main entrance to the camp N.W. corner of property at 722 Winsor . . . — Map (db m32244) HM
New York (Chemung County), Elmira — Confederate Burials — Woodlawn National Cemetery
Between July 1864 and August 1865, 2973 Confederate soldiers were buried here with kindness and respect, by John W. Jones, a runaway slave. They have remained in these hallowed grounds of Woodlawn National Cemetery by family choice because of the . . . — Map (db m32239) HM
New York (Chemung County), Elmira — Confederate Burials in the National Cemetery
Elmira Prison Camp Overcrowding at the military prison at Point Lookout, Maryland, led the U.S. Army to establish Elmira Military Prison in May 1864. Elmira, New York, initially a rendezvous point for enlisting Union soldiers, had barracks, . . . — Map (db m90076) HM
New York (Chemung County), Elmira — Confederate Soldiers Memorial — Elmira New York
In Memory of The Confederate Soldiers in the War Between the States who died in Elmira Prison and lie buried here erected by the United Daughters of the Confederacy November 6, 1937 — Map (db m32179) HM
New York (Chemung County), Elmira — Elmira Prison Camp 1864 - 1865
This was the site of Elmira Prison Camp, established in 1864 to hold Confederate prisoners of the Civil War. When the war started in 1861, it was Barracks No. 3 of the Upstate Draft Rendezvous where Union soldiers were housed and trained. It was . . . — Map (db m32303) HM
New York (Chemung County), Elmira — Elmira Prison Camp 1864-65 — Civil War
12,123 Confederate soldiers were held on 30 acres from here, east ¼ mile and south to the Chemung River — Map (db m31365) HM
New York (Chemung County), Elmira — Old Second Street Cemetery
1838-1919 here are buried pioneers, and soldiers of the Revolutionary War, War of 1812 and the Union Army — Map (db m43937) HM
New York (Chemung County), Elmira — Shohola Railroad Accident Memorial
(Federal Side): Erected by the United Statesto the memory of the following soldiers, privates in the Eleventh Veteran Reserve Corps. Comprising the union guard who were killed with their Confederate prisoners of war in the railroad . . . — Map (db m32180) HM
New York (Chemung County), Elmira — Woodlawn National Cemetery
Elmira Military Depot On April 15, 1861, President Abraham Lincoln issued a call for volunteers to put down the Confederate rebellion. Three days later, New York Gov. Edwin G. Morgan appealed for 13,280 troops to fill the state's quota of . . . — Map (db m90151) HM
New York (Delaware County), Delhi — The 144th Regiment
N.Y. Vol. Inf. organized in Delaware County. Mustered into the Union Army Sept. 27, 1862 at Camp Delaware located on the flats below Delhi. — Map (db m93300) HM
New York (Dutchess County), Pawling — John L. Worden
Commander of the Monitor, against the Confederate Ram, Merrimac. Hampton Roads, Mar. 9, 1862; Rear Admiral, U.S.N. is buried here. — Map (db m63935) HM
New York (Dutchess County), Pawling — Pawling World War I and Civil War Memorial
[ West Side ] Roll of Honor To Honor the Pawling Men Who Served in the World War This Tablet is Erected By The Inhabitants of the Town 1917 – 1919 Akin, Albert John • Alfredson, David • Anderson, Edward . . . — Map (db m24655) HM
New York (Dutchess County), Poughkeepsie — Poughkeepsie Civil War Memorial
[ west side ] Memorial To the Patriotism of the Men of Dutchess and Columbia Counties Who served in the 128th Regiment in the Civil War 1861 – 1865 ---------- Till the fame of our fathers Has melted away, Till the . . . — Map (db m37638) HM
New York (Dutchess County), Poughkeepsie — Soldiers Memorial Fountain
[ east side ] Soldiers Memorial Fountain [ south side ] To The Patriot Dead [ north side ] April 12th, 1861 April 9th, 1865 [ west side ] Restored / Rededicated   P.U.R.A Nov. 11, 1977 . . . — Map (db m37779) HM
New York (Dutchess County), Stanfordville — Freedom Square Park
Dedicated to the 140 Civil War soldiers of Stanford “Our cause is a good and just one” Talmadge Wood, 156th N.Y. Vol. Inf. Mortally Wounded at Gettysburg July 3, 1863 — Map (db m105603) WM
New York (Erie County), Akron — In Honor of Those Who Fought
In honor of those who fought and died, of those who fought and lived. This monument erected by J. J. Peck Post No. 398 G.A.R. and the citizens of the Town of Newstead. — Map (db m75078) WM
New York (Erie County), Alden — Secession & Reunion
It is believed that the residents of Town Line, NY met at the schoolhouse near this marker following the outbreak of the American Civil War in 1861 and voted 80-45 to secede from the Union. The story is undocumented and their reasons are unknown. . . . — Map (db m75225) HM
New York (Erie County), Buffalo — "...With Liberty and Justice for All." — Buffalo History and Architecture — Niagara Square East
The vista along Court Street from Niagara Square to Lafayette Square embraces a continuum of human struggle for freedom and justice. In the center of the vista stands a monument to the soldiers and sailors who perished in the war to preserve the . . . — Map (db m92834) HM
New York (Erie County), Buffalo — Brigadier General Albert James Myer — "Old Probabilities" — September 20, 1828* - August 24, 1880
Born in Newburgh, NY, raised in Buffalo, Geneva College 1847, University of Buffalo 1851, Telegraph operator, U.S. Navy assistant surgeon, invented motion telgraphy, U.S. Army Signal Corps founder, Civil War meteorologist, U.S. Weather Bureau . . . — Map (db m65476) HM
New York (Erie County), Buffalo — Buffalo’s Irish Regiment — The 155th New York State Volunteers
. . . — Map (db m75841) WM
New York (Erie County), Buffalo — Commemoration for African American Soldiers of the American Civil War
Storming Fort Wagner. African Americans have fought in each of America's great conflicts, the early colonial wars, the Revolutionary War and the War of 1812. However, until the Civil War, African Americans were never offically included in the . . . — Map (db m81194) WM
New York (Erie County), Buffalo — General Daniel Davidson Bidwell
Commanding Third Brigade, Second Division, Sixth Corps. Killed at Cedar Creek, Virginia, October 19, 1864. This statue was erected and presented to the City of Buffalo through funds raised by the General Daniel Davidson Bidwell Memorial . . . — Map (db m80407) WM
New York (Erie County), Buffalo — In Memory of 100th New York Volunteer Infantry — 1861 Civil War 1865
Battles and losses from "Fox's History of the Rebellion", Yorktown, Williamsburg, Fair Oaks, Bottoms Bridge, White Oak Swamp, Malvern Hill, Virginia; Folly Island, Cole's Island, Morris Island, Night Assault on Fort Wagner, Siege of Fort Wagner, . . . — Map (db m80021) WM
New York (Erie County), Buffalo — Soldiers & Sailors Monument
The city has built this monument in grateful remembrance of the soldiers and sailors who in the war to maintain the Union, laid down their lives in the cause of their country and of mankind. The coming generations taught by their example will . . . — Map (db m92913) WM
New York (Erie County), Buffalo — This Monument Honors the Soldiers and Sailors
1881 This monument honors the soldiers and sailors buried here who fought to save the Union, 1861-1865. [east side]Eternal vigilance is the price of liberty. One country one flag. Committee on Removal, 1904. John D. Lieb, Chairman; Charles M. . . . — Map (db m81201) WM
New York (Erie County), Buffalo — To Commemorate the Gallantry of
To commemorate the gallantry of ★ ★ ★ ★ ★ the officers and enlisted men of the thirteenth regiment U.S. Infantry in the campaign against Santiago de Cuba. First at San Juan Hill, July 1st 1898 as they were at . . . — Map (db m80364) WM
New York (Erie County), Clarence — In Memory of Our Comrades / In Grateful Memory
1914 In Memory of Our Comrades 1918. La Verne W. Drudge, Justus W. Graves, William Laurish, who made the supreme sacrifice in the World War. Dedicated by Clarence Post 838, American Legion.

In grateful memory, the Town of Clarence dedicates . . . — Map (db m74901) WM

New York (Erie County), Eden — Col. Asa Warren
Col. Asa Warren built this house in 1815. Used as underground railroad station during the Civil War. — Map (db m94048) HM
New York (Erie County), Hamburg — The Village of Hamburg — A Timeline of History
[left photos] Street parade, circa 1940. George M. Pierce, President of the village of Hamburg, 1874-76. Hotel Hamburg was built on the site of the old B.M. Fish Dry Goods Store after it burned in 1917. 1798 - Joseph Ellicott, a land agent for . . . — Map (db m82502) HM
New York (Erie County), Lancaster — To Commemorate the Bravery
To commemorate the bravery of the soldiers and sailors of the Civil War Erected in 1912 under the auspices of the Lancaster Circle 67 Ladies of the G.A.R. — Map (db m75222) WM
New York (Erie County), Orchard Park — Site of Erastus D. Webster Homestead
The Webster Family were early settlers in this community. Erastus Webster served under Secretary of State Seward in the Cabinet of President Abraham Lincoln. He represented the U.S. Gov't during the transfer of the Confederate emissaries Mason and . . . — Map (db m80546) HM
New York (Erie County), Springville — Our Honored Dead
[front] Our Honored Dead [right] In memory of the defenders of our country 1861-1865 [back] By valor and sacrifice, through unmeasured suffering and death, they preserved the honor and integrity of the nation and maintained the principle of . . . — Map (db m80640) WM
New York (Erie County), Springville — Village of Springville — Western New York Southtowns Scenic Byway — Known by Early Settlers as Fiddlers Green
Bright Past, Brilliant Future. You are in the center of the Village of Springville, incorporated in 1834 to provide services for the growing manufacturing activities within the Town of Concord. This location was the former site of the Leland House . . . — Map (db m80769) HM
New York (Erie County), Tonawanda — Tonawanda Civil War Memorial
In memory of Soldiers Sailors & Marines of the Civil War of 1861 to 1865 — Map (db m77386) WM
New York (Erie County), West Seneca — Christian Ulrich
. . . — Map (db m49048) HM
New York (Essex County), Ticonderoga — Streetroad Cemetery
One of the earliest common burying grounds of historic Ticonderoga. Memorialized here are many first settlers, early doctors and supervisors, the town’s first State Senator, veterans of the Revolutionary, 1812, and Civil Wars. Last burial of a Civil . . . — Map (db m11711) HM
New York (Franklin County), Bangor — In Memory of Our Fallen Heroes — 1861-1865.
1897 In Memory Of Our Fallen Heroes. 1851-1865. BANGOR — Map (db m78908) WM
New York (Franklin County), Malone — Non Sibi Sed Patriae — Malone Civil War Monument
Non Sibi Sed Patriae 1893. January 1, 1863. Emancipation {Translation: Not for himself but for his country}Map (db m78910) WM
New York (Franklin County), Malone — The Congressional Medal of Honor
The highest United States military decoration, awarded by the President in the name of Congress to members of the armed forces for conspicuous gallantry and intrepidy against the enemy, at risk of life, above and beyond the call of duty. The medal . . . — Map (db m78914) WM
New York (Fulton County), Johnstown — Johnstown Civil War Memorial
In memory of the soldiers and sailors of the Civil War who fighting not for themselves but for future generations. Saved the nation. — Map (db m49978) HM
New York (Fulton County), Mayfield — Anthonyville
Anthonyville Site of First Brick Home In Town of Mayfield. Birthplace of George T. Anthony. Quaker, Civil War Officer, Governor State of Kansas. 1876-1879 — Map (db m46954) HM
New York (Genesee County), Batavia — Capt. Charles F. Rand — In Memory of — 1839 - 1908
A native Batavian who once lived at No. 4 Liberty Street. Charles Franklin Rand is officially recognized by the Congress of the United States as the first person to answer President Lincoln's appeal for volunteers in the Civil War on April 15, 1861. . . . — Map (db m39635) HM
New York (Genesee County), Batavia — In Memory of the Soldiers Sailors and Marines of Genesee County
[front] Major General Upton In memory of the soldiers sailors and marines of Genesee County. [right] Battles of World War - Apr.6, 1917-Nov.11, 1918 Cambrai · Somme · Lys · Aisne · Cantigny · Belleau Wood · Chateau-Thierry · Montdidier-Noyon · . . . — Map (db m83077) WM
New York (Genesee County), Pembroke — General Ely Samuel Parker 1828-1895 — "Do-Ne-Ho-Ga-Wa" Grand Sachem Chief — "Keeper of the Western Door of the Long House of the Iroquois"
Son of William and Elizabeth Parker, born in a log cabin overlooking the water-falls, at Indian Falls, N.Y., then part of the Tonawanda Indian Reservation. Volunteered into the army, and became General Grant's Military Secretary. He was instrumental . . . — Map (db m76082) HM
New York (Herkimer County), Herkimer — The Thirty-Fourth Regiment — New York State Volunteer Infantry — Colonel James A. Suiter
This tablet is erected by the people of the County of Herkimer in grateful remembrance of the valiant and distinguished services of the Thirty-Fourth Regiment New York State Volunteer Infantry in the War of the Rebellion under the . . . — Map (db m54320) HM
New York (Jefferson County), Antwerp — Civil War Memorial
Erected in 1893 by the citizens of Antwerp, N.Y. in memory of the soldiers and the sailors of 1861-1865. — Map (db m32009) HM
New York (Jefferson County), Watertown — Civil War Memorial — Mr. and Mrs. George Cooks' Memorial

In grateful memory of the Soldiers and Sailors of Jefferson County who fought or fell in defense of the Union and the freedom of man.

This monument to witness that these dead have not died in vain and that through them, . . . — Map (db m110124) WM

New York (Kings County), Brooklyn — 12-Pounder “Napoleons”, Model of 1857 (Reproductions)
Based upon a French design, the Model of 1857 “Napoleon” was a bronze gun capable of firing a 12 pound shot nearly one mile. Although few were produced prior to 1861, large numbers of the Napoleons were ultimately employed by both sides . . . — Map (db m104516) HM
New York (Kings County), Brooklyn — 13-inch Seacoast Mortar, Pattern 1861
‘These mortar shells were the most disgusting, low-lived things imaginable,’ W.W. Blackford, a Confederate Engineer. Developed in an age of massive innovation in ordnance technology, the 13-inch seacoast mortar became one of the most . . . — Map (db m22897) HM
New York (Kings County), Brooklyn — Civil War Soldiers’ Monument
The City of New York enlisted one hundred and forty eight thousand soldiers in aid of the war for the preservation of the Union and the Constitution. A.D. 1861-65. Right Side of Monument: Ever remember how much of national prosperity is due to . . . — Map (db m13257) HM
New York (Kings County), Brooklyn — Defenders of the Union — Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Arch — Grand Army Plaza
To the Defenders of the Union, 1861-1865 — Map (db m13548) HM
New York (Kings County), Brooklyn — Fowler
Fowler ( plaque ) Erected by the City of Brooklyn In Honor of the Services Rendered by the 14th. Regt. N.Y.S.M. 1861 — 1865 Bull Run · Binns Hill · Spottsylvania, Aug.1862 · Fredericksburg · Mine Run · Rappahannock Station · . . . — Map (db m104898) WM
New York (Kings County), Brooklyn — General Robert E. Lee
Then Captain, Corps of Engineers, U.S.A. resided on this site 1841-1846 Presented by New York Division United Daughters of the Confederacy — Map (db m107671) HM
New York (Kings County), Brooklyn — John Brooks Henderson
Brig Gen Mo State Militia, Civil War 1826 1913.

US Senator from Missouri, Sponsor of 13th amendment outlawing slavery in 1864. — Map (db m108258) HM

New York (Kings County), Brooklyn — M1857 12 Pounder Napoleon
This was the standard smoothbore fieldpiece of the Civil War. Our specimen is a rare early model distinguished by its handles as one of the first thirty-six made. — Map (db m21666) HM
New York (Kings County), Brooklyn — Major General Gouverneur Kemble Warren
Lieutenant Colonel Corps of Engineers, U.S.A. Born at Cold Spring N.Y. January 8, 1830 Died at Newport R.I. August 8, 1882 Everything with him was subordinated to duty. Graduated at West Point, 1850. Corps of Engineers U.S. Army. . . . — Map (db m108906) HM WM
New York (Kings County), Brooklyn — Our Drummer Boy
Erected by the Drum and Bugle Corps of the 13th Regt. N.G., S.N.Y., in memory of Clarence D. MacKenzie, born Feb. 8, 1849, Died at Annapolis, MD., June 11, 1861, aged 12 yrs 4 mos 3 dys Back of Monument: This young life was the first offering . . . — Map (db m13314) HM
New York (Kings County), Brooklyn — Projectiles for U.S. 20-inch Rodman Gun
These thousand pound cast iron balls fit the huge gun in the park just outside the fort’s main gate. The 20-inch model of 1864 was experimental; the largest standard seacoast gun in use during our Civil War was the 15-inch Rodman. — Map (db m29650) HM
New York (Kings County), Brooklyn — William Moir Smith
Company A. 71st Reg N.Y.S.M. Who fell mortally wounded at the first battle of Bull Run July 21, 1861. Died at Richmond, VA Aug 1, 1861 Aged 22 years — Map (db m32862) HM
New York (Lewis County), Copenhagen — Copenhagen Civil War Memorial
They need no monument those who fought and died for their country, but their country ever needs the memory and inspiration of their example. In honor of the boys in blue. — Map (db m66874) WM
New York (Lewis County), Lowville — Lewis County Soldiers' and Sailors' Monument
South Side (Top) - Erected 1883 (Base) - FIVE FORKS South side names: L. Madrid • Thomas Allen • Joseph Butts • A.W. Allen • Seth Squires • Fred. Koster • John Major • William Barnes • A. Dunaway • C.H. Perkins • M. Sprague • . . . — Map (db m50519) HM
New York (Livingston County), Dansville — Dansville Civil War Monument
(front) From Fort Sumpter to Appomattox G.A.R. (right) 1861 Let us have Peace Grant 1865 Fraternity (rear) With malice towards none, with charity for all. Lincoln . . . — Map (db m75797) WM
New York (Livingston County), Leicester — Leicester Civil War Memorial
Erected 1910 by the citizens of Leicester in honor of their soldiers who fought for the Union 1861 - 1865 — Map (db m87759) WM
New York (Livingston County), Mount Morris — John W. Powell
John W. Powell rank of Maj. - fought in Civil War, led first Grand Canyon Exped. in 1869 - helped start U.S. Geological Society & Nat. Geographic Society. — Map (db m87707) HM
New York (Livingston County), Portage — Camp Portage — Letchworth State Park
This picnic area once served as the camp and parade grounds for two Civil War volunteer units. The 14-acre camp, hastily constructed in mid-August 1862, consisted of officer's headquarters, two mess halls, and ten quarters for soldiers. Colonel . . . — Map (db m75832) HM
New York (Livingston County), Portage — Civil War Parade Ground — 1862 - 1865
130th N.Y. Regt., later 1st N.Y. Dragoons and 136th N.Y. Regt. of Infantry, 1862 — Map (db m75803) HM
New York (Livingston County), Portage — First New York Dragoons / 136th New York Infantry
First New York Dragoons 130th New York Volunteer Infantry Organized on this field Aug. 11, 1862 Left this field September 2, 1862 Colonel Alfred Gibbs Lieutenant Colonel TJ. Thorpe Major Rufus Scott Captured Prisoners . . . — Map (db m75806) HM WM
New York (Monroe County), Rochester — Camp Fitz-John Porter
Camp Fitz-John Porter ——· • · —— On this site in 1862 was erected Camp Fitz-John Porter as a recruit camp for Civil War soldiers. Named after a Union general, it was the initial training ground for Monroe County's 108th . . . — Map (db m115287) HM
New York (Monroe County), Rochester — Camp Hillhouse
Camp Hillhouse Col. Crooks' 8th N.Y. Vol. Cav. & Irish Brigade of 105th N.Y. Vol. Inf. used this county fairground site as Civil War recruiting station, 1861-62. — Map (db m115301) HM
New York (Monroe County), Rochester — Civil War Memorial in Mount Hope Cemetery
This memorial has no identifying text other than a short excerpt from Theodore O'Hara's poem, Bivouac of the Dead On Fame's eternal camping ground their silent tents are spread, And Glory guards with solemn round the bivouac of the . . . — Map (db m70733) WM
New York (Monroe County), Rochester — Frederick Douglass Home Site
Underground Railroad Sites Rochester's proximity to Lake Ontario afforded runaway slaves a direct route to freedom in Canada. Hundreds of runaway slaves were "conducted" from one "station" to another along this secret network of escape routes . . . — Map (db m65156) HM
New York (Monroe County), Rochester — Port of the Genesee, New York
Port of the Genesee, New York. Original artwork by Christopher Blossom. Oil on Canvas 34" x 60" Commissioned by the law firm of Harris Beach and Wilcox. The Story of the Painting In 1990, the law firm of Harris Beach and Wilcox commissioned . . . — Map (db m90429) HM
New York (Monroe County), Rochester — St. Mary's Hospital
St. Mary's Hospital Opened in September 1857 by the Sisters of Charity from Emmitsburg, Maryland. Cared for over 3000 sick and wounded Civil War Soldiers. — Map (db m101158) HM
New York (Monroe County), Rochester — Underground Railroad
The upriver ports of Carthage and Kelsey's Landing were stopping places for boats bound for Canada. Escaped slaves arrived in Rochester via the "Underground Railroad" and looked for a friendly captain to take them across the lake and deliver them to . . . — Map (db m90608) HM
New York (Monroe County), Sweden — Milo L. Starks
Milo L. Starks Home of Civil War hero, led 140th NY infantry on Little Round Top 7/2/1863 wounded 4 times, killed at Laurel Hill, May 14, 1864 — Map (db m109960) HM WM
New York (Montgomery County), Fonda — The 115th & 153rd Regiments
In Memory Of The 115th and 153rd Regimentsm N.Y. Volunteers of the Civil War. The 115th (Iron Hearted) Regiment was organized and Mustered Into U.S. service Aug. 29, 1862, at Fonda, N.Y. and honorably discharged at Raleigh, N.C., June . . . — Map (db m59526) HM
New York (Nassau County), Glen Cove — Glen Cove Civil War Memorial
. . . — Map (db m65206) HM WM
New York (Nassau County), Glen Cove — John E. Miller
In memory of John E. Miller Private – 2nd New York Calvary Born Glen Cove, New York 1841 Died Andersonville Prison, Georgia 1864 — Map (db m65163) HM
New York (Nassau County), Glen Cove — Liberty Pole
Near this spot a flagpole was erected during the early days of the Civil War. — Map (db m65070) HM
New York (Nassau County), Oyster Bay — Civil War Trophy Gun
. . . — Map (db m65122) HM
New York (Nassau County), Rockville Centre — 30 Pounder Parrott Gun
Presented to the Village of Rockville Centre through Rockville Centre Council No 8 D.of.L by the War Dept 30 Pdr Parrott Gun Weight 3475 Lbs Did good service during the Civil War on Gun Boat Neptune Mounted May . . . — Map (db m114798) HM
New York (New York County), Manhattan — General Grant Memorial
General Grant Memorial, popularly known as “Grant’s Tomb,” is the largest mausoleum in America. Its monumental size reflects the public admiration for Ulysses S. Grant --- Union general during the Civil War, and 18th President of the . . . — Map (db m109862) HM
New York (New York County), New York — Abraham Lincoln Statue — Union Square Park
One of three sculptural renditions of Abraham Lincoln (1809-1865) in New York City’s parks, this larger-than-life bronze by Henry Kirke Brown (1814-1886) stands vigil on a busy crossroads at the north end of Union Square Park. Abraham Lincoln was . . . — Map (db m41271) HM
New York (New York County), New York — Carl Schurz Monument — Morningside Park
Carl Schurz (1829-1906) was born in Liblar, Prussia (near what is now Cologne, Germany). In 1848, while a doctoral candidate at the University of Bonn, he joined the democratic revolt opposing the autocratic German government. After participating in . . . — Map (db m98463) HM
New York (New York County), New York — David Glasgow Farragut
[ Inscription on Left Wing ]That the memory of a daring and sagacious commander and gentle great souled man whose life from childhood was given to his country but who served her supremely in the war for the Union MDCCCLXI - MDCCCLXV may be . . . — Map (db m41352) HM
New York (New York County), New York — Ephraim Ellsworth and the New York Fire Zouaves
This Flag Staff raised in memory of the valorious young patriot, Ephraim Elmer Ellsworth Born 1837 - Died 1861 and his Fire Zouaves whose members enlisted in 1861 for military service in The War Between the States. Colonel . . . — Map (db m98752) HM WM
New York (New York County), New York — Franz Sigel Statue — Riverside Park
      This bronze equestrian sculpture of military officer, educator, journalist, and public servant Franz Sigel (1824-1902) is by the distinguished sculptor Karl Bitter (1867-1915). Sigel is also honored with a park named for him, which is . . . — Map (db m53973) HM
New York (New York County), New York — General Daniel Butterfield Statue — Sakura Park
Daniel Butterfield (1831-1901) was born October 31, 1831. His father John was a leader in the express mail business, and helped found the American Express Company. Butterfield graduated from Union College in 1849, and became a merchant in New York . . . — Map (db m19627) HM
New York (New York County), New York — General Philip Henry Sheridan
This expressive bronze portrait of General Philip Henry Sheridan (1831-1888), created by Joseph Pollia (1893-1954), was unveiled in Christopher Park in 1936. The sculpture honors the distinguished Civil War cavalry commander for whom the surrounding . . . — Map (db m98720) HM WM
New York (New York County), New York — Hudson River Railroad
On this site stood, in 1861, the station of the Hudson River Railroad The first passenger to use it was Abraham Lincoln who came to New York on February 19, 1861, on the way to his inauguration as President of the United States . . . — Map (db m113057) HM
New York (New York County), New York — Ninth Regiment New York State
1799—1908 Ninth Regiment N.Y.S.M. 83rd New York Volunteers The headquarters were located here and the organization marched away in defence of the Union-850 strong May 27, 1861-after a service of 3 years in the Army of the Potomac. The . . . — Map (db m23475) HM
New York (New York County), New York — Purchase of Governors Island Monument — 16 June 1637
To commorate the purchase three hundred years ago of Governors Island by Wouter van Twiller, Director General of New Netherlands, from Cakapeteyno and Pehiwas of the Manahatas Tribe. Birthplace of American Military Tactics which won for England a . . . — Map (db m21158) HM
New York (New York County), New York — Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Monument
To the memory of the brave soldiers and sailors who saved the Union In memoriam Erected by The City of New York MCM
< Eastern Plinth : > Grant Fort Sumter • Bull Run • Hatteras Inlet • Balls Bluff • Port Royal • Fort Henry • Roanoke . . . — Map (db m54030) HM
New York (New York County), New York — William H. Seward
Governor U. S. Senator Secretary of State of   U. S. — Map (db m41368) HM
New York (Niagara County), Cambria — Soldier's Memorial
[counter clockwise] Soldier's Memorial Fallen Heroes. — Map (db m100789) WM
New York (Niagara County), Lockport — City of Lockport Medal of Honor Recipients
City of Lockport Medal of Honor Recipients Michael Huskey, 1st Class Fireman, Civil War 1864 ———— Frank Joseph Gaffney, Pvt. 108th U.S. Infantry, 27th Division, World War I ———— William F. . . . — Map (db m79961) WM
New York (Niagara County), Lockport — Donnelly Point
Dedicated to Dudley Donnelly of Lockport. Appointed Colonel of the 28th Regiment, May 18, 1861. Mortally wounded, Battle of Cedar Mountain, August 9, 1862. — Map (db m80498) WM
New York (Niagara County), Lockport — Lockport YWCA Building
In 1835 this building was built by Gillette Bacon and sold in 1837 to Dr. George Merchant and again sold in 1861 to Abijah Moss. During the Civil War the home served as a refuge for slaves from the South. During World War I, it was the headquarters . . . — Map (db m77561) HM
New York (Niagara County), Newfane — One Country and One Flag
[front]S.B. Kemp Post, No. 108, G.A.R., of Olcott.[21 names] One country and one flag. With malice toward none and charity for all. Whatever we wish to see introduced into the life of a nation must first be introduced into its schools. . . . — Map (db m83040) WM
New York (Niagara County), Niagara Falls — Niagara Falls Medal of Honor Memorial
(front) One crowded hour of glory is worth an age without a name World War II T. Sgt. Bernard P. Bell Co. I, 142nd Inf. Regt. 36th Inf. Division Vietnam 2nd Lt. John Paul Bobo Co. I, 3rd Battalion 9th . . . — Map (db m77088) WM
New York (Niagara County), Niagara Falls — Niagara Falls Veterans Memorial
[centerpiece][front] The names you see enshrined here are not those of timid men but rather those who gave [right side] their lives for freedom ★ "It is foolish and wrong [rear] to mourn the men who died rather we should thank God that such . . . — Map (db m86660) WM
New York (Niagara County), Niagara Falls — Town of Niagara Civil War Memorial
(panel 1) 10th New York Cavalry Lt. Edward S. Hawes killed at Upperville, Va. June 21, 1863 John Barr killed at Sulphur Springs, Va. Aug. 1862 Robert Burns wounded at Brandy Station, Va. Died Niag. Falls 1867 Sylvester Cesbrough . . . — Map (db m75180) WM
New York (Niagara County), North Tonawanda — North Tonawanda — The Home of the Civil War's Most Famous Army Scout — Col. Lewis S. Payne
North Tonawanda The home of the Civil War's most famous army scout Col. Lewis S. Payne 1819-1898 In grateful remembrance Company D, "Eagle" regiment N.Y. Volunteers, "Reactivated" — Map (db m80190) WM
New York (Niagara County), North Tonawanda — United States Marines
United States Marines Cpl. Jason L. Dunham, born 10 November 1981 - died 22 April 2004. Awarded the Medal of Honor. United States Marine Corps. Mobile Bay, Alabama, August 5, 1864. Semper Fidelis. Cpl. Willard M. Smith. Medal of Honor Recipient. . . . — Map (db m80304) WM
New York (Niagara County), Wilson — Billy Sherman — Confederate Horse
Billy Sherman Confederate horse captured by L.N. Pratt, 1st Bugler Co. M., N.Y. Lt. Arty. at Battle of Chattanooga Riden by him in Sherman's March to the Sea Died 1887 - 32 yrs. — Map (db m70060) HM WM
New York (Niagara County), Wilson — Birthplace of Private Ira S. Pettit
Birthplace of Private Ira S. Pettit 1841-1864 Diary of a Dead Man Buried at Camp Sumter, Ga. — Map (db m70195) HM
New York (Niagara County), Wilson — Greenwood Veterans' Memorial Park
The idea for the building of Greenwood Veterans' Memorial Park was that of Floyd "Red" Clark. Started in 2005, it was initially intended to be a memorial to the residents of the Wilson area who served in World War II. However, during . . . — Map (db m78760) HM WM
New York (Ontario County), Geneva — War Memorial

Erected to the memory of Geneva Patriots who served our nation in her wars that freedom might remain our most cherished heritage Dedicated May 30 1939

Jean McKay sculptress Thomas Lyon White . . . — Map (db m104992) HM

New York (Orange County), Florida — William H. Seward — 1801 – 1872
was born on this site in a house now used as a barn in the rear. — Map (db m21082) HM
New York (Orange County), Florida — William Henry Seward
Born in Florida, New York May 16, 1801 Died in Auburn, New York October 10, 1872 New York State Senator 1831 – 1834 Governor, New York State 1839 – 1842 United States Senator 1849 – 1861 Secretary of State of the United States 1861 . . . — Map (db m21119) HM
New York (Orange County), Goshen — Anna Elizabeth Dickinson
Anna Elizabeth Dickinson 1842-1932 “America’s Civil War Joan of Arc” In January of 1864, President Lincoln invited Anna to address Congress, the Cabinet and the Supreme Court, to rally support for the Union cause and the fight . . . — Map (db m25762) HM
New York (Orange County), Goshen — Camp Wickham
Not far from this location, which in 1862 was part of the Wickham Farm that stretched from here to what is now the C. J. Hooker School, lays the site of the first encampment of the celebrated 124th New York Volunteers known as the "Orange Blossoms." . . . — Map (db m43410) HM
New York (Orange County), Port Jervis — 12pd. Napoleon Cannon — Manufactured - 1863

This Model 1999 [sic - it was No. 199 produced] 12pd. Napoleon Civil War era (1861-1865) cannon was built by Revere Copper Company and inspected by Thomas Jefferson Rodman (T.J.R.), the Ordinance [sic - Ordnance] Inspector. His initials are . . . — Map (db m107173) HM

New York (Orange County), Port Jervis — Civil War Memorial

This monument was erected by the patriotic generosity of Diana Farnum and was dedicated July 4th, 1886, to the memory of the Men of Deerpark who, by their services and lives in the Civil War of 1861-5, aided in preserving the . . . — Map (db m107224) WM

New York (Orange County), Port Jervis — Stephen Crane

In this park Stephen Crane interviewed men of the famed Civil War Orange Blossoms regiment and then wrote The Red Badge of Courage, published in 1895 — Map (db m107120) HM

New York (Orange County), Salisbury Mills — Blooming Grove War Memorial
[west face] N.Y.S.V. To the memory of Capt. Richard Caldwell, Co. 25th U. S. Infantry and the men from Blooming Grove who fought and died in the war of 1812-1815. Plattsburg [south face] Appomattox [east face] To the memory of Capt. Isaac . . . — Map (db m24294) WM
New York (Orange County), West Point — 150 Pounder Armstrong Gun Captured at Fort Fisher, North Carolina – January 15, 1865
Rifled muzzleloading gun made in 1864 by Sir W.G. Armstrong & Company, England, said to have been a gift from private donors in England to the Confederacy. A major weapon in the armament of Fort Fisher, Wilmington, North Carolina, it was captured . . . — Map (db m22310) HM
New York (Orange County), West Point — Anderson Memorial Fountain
Presented to the West Point Cemetery in the name of James Marsland Lawton son-in-law of General Robert Anderson God gives us love. Some thing to love He lends us, but when love is grown to ripeness, that on which it throve falls off, and love is . . . — Map (db m54914) HM
New York (Orange County), West Point — Battle Monument
In memory of the Officers and Men of the Regular Army of the United States who fell in battle during the War of the Rebellion. This monument is erected by their surviving comrades. — Map (db m22803) HM
New York (Orange County), West Point — Major General John Sedgwick
US Volunteers Colonel 4th Cavalry U.S. Army Born Sep. 13, 1813 Killed in Battle at Spotsylvania May 9, 1864 While in command of the 6th Corps Army of the Potomac The Sixth Army Corps in loving admiration of its commander . . . — Map (db m7324) HM
New York (Orange County), West Point — Reconciliation Plaza
The Class of 1961 presents this memorial to the United States Military Academy on the occasion of its 40th reunion and one hundred forty years after the graduation of the Classes of May and June 1861. We commemorate the reconciliation . . . — Map (db m63355) HM WM
New York (Orange County), West Point — Thomas Hall
. . . — Map (db m50146) HM
New York (Orange County), West Point — Wars that Shaped the Nation — The American Civil War
From 1861 to 1865, the United States waged the deadliest and costliest conflict in its history. Union and Confederate soldiers numbering in the hundreds of thousands waged vast campaigns from the east coast to Texas from Pennsylvania to Florida. . . . — Map (db m20087) HM
New York (Orange County), West Point — Welcome To Trophy Point
The cannon on this historic site are trophies of war. They were captured or surrendered in American conflicts through more than two hundred years. The first trophies to come to West Point were guns captured in 1777 during the Battles of Saratoga. . . . — Map (db m20003) HM
New York (Orange County), West Point — Welcome to Trophy Point
The cannon on this historic site are trophies of war. They were captured or surrendered in American conflicts through more than two hundred years. The first trophies to come to West Point were guns captured in 1777 during the Battles of Saratoga. . . . — Map (db m54930) HM
New York (Orange County), West Point — Winfield Scott
Born   Dinwiddie Co. Va.   June 13, 1786 Died   West Point, N.Y.   May 29, 1866 --------------- History records his Eminent Services as a Warrior, Pacificator and General In Chief of the Armies of the United States. Medals and an Equestrian Statue . . . — Map (db m37169) HM
New York (Orleans County), Albion — In Memory of the Men Who Fell
In memory of the men who fell in defence of the Union. Orleans County, 1861 - 1865. — Map (db m82040) WM
New York (Orleans County), Medina — 1860 Home Of George Anthony
1824 - George Anthony - 1896 Capt. 17th Orleans Battery Duration of Civil War. Newspaperman Cousin Susan B. Kansas Governor 1877-79 — Map (db m72103) HM
New York (Oswego County), Oswego — Birthplace Dr. Mary Edwards Walker
Birthplace Dr. Mary Edwards Walker 1832-1919 Medal of Honor For Service in the Civil War — Map (db m48678) HM
New York (Oswego County), Oswego — Dr. Mary Walker
Dr, Mary Walker Born in Oswego Town, Walker was an assistant surgeon in the Civil War. She was the first woman honored with a Medal of Honor. 1832-1919. — Map (db m109202) HM WM
New York (Oswego County), Oswego — Mary E Walker — Medal of Honor
Mary E Walker Medal of Honor Surgeon 52 Ohio Infantry Civil War 1832 - 1919 — Map (db m86079) WM
New York (Oswego County), Oswego — Rural Cemetery
Rural Cemetery Begun ca. 1820 Medal of Honor Recipients Dr. Mary Walker, 1st Female Recipient, and James H. Lee Interred at this Site — Map (db m86027) HM
New York (Oswego County), Pulaski — Richland and Pulaski Civil War Soldiers Monument
In honor of the soldiers and sailors of the town of Richland who nobly defended the Union — Map (db m16057) HM
New York (Otsego County), Cherry Valley — Civil War Monument — Dedicated 1870
Established in memory of the 42 victims from Cherry Valley and all who served. This marble monument was erected and dedicated in 1870. Once located in the intersection, it was moved in the early 1950's. — Map (db m93183) HM WM
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 — 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 — 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 — Foundry Dock Park — Our 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 — History of West Point Foundry — A 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 — 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), 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), 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
New York (Queens County), Flushing — Flushing Civil War Monument
Erected in memory of the Patriotic Volunteers from Flushing who sacrificed their lives in the War for the preservation of our Union 1861-1865 [ Side 2: ] Capt. Wm. Dermody Lieut. Emil Schubert --- Sgt. Wm. H. Teppy Sgt. Asa. Fowler --- . . . — Map (db m43070) HM
New York (Queens County), Maspeth — 69th Regiment Monument
(left panel) Battles participated in by Meaghers Irish Brigade & Corcoran Legion Civil War, 1861-1865 Blackburn’s Ford VA July 18, 1861; Bull’s Run July 21, 1861; Rappahannock Station May 28-29, 1861; Yorktown April 16, 1862; . . . — Map (db m107570) WM
New York (Queens County), Maspeth — Soldiers Monument
To the memory of the brave men who gave their lives to preserve the Union 1861-65. — Map (db m107559) WM
New York (Queens County), Queens — Fort Totten Park — 59.5 acres
History       This park takes its name from the Civil War era fortress on the property. Originally referred to by its location on Willets Point, the Army officially named it for General Joseph Totten (1788-1864), following his demise in the . . . — Map (db m65125) HM
New York (Queens County), Queens — Fort Totten Park — 59.5 acres
History       This park takes its name from the Civil War era fortress on the property. Originally referred to by its location on Willets Point, the Army officially named it for General Joseph Totten (1788-1864), following his demise in the . . . — Map (db m65126) HM
New York (Rensselaer County), Troy — George Henry Thomas — Major General, U.S.A. — July 31, 1816 – March 28, 1870
★       ★ “The Rock of Chickamauga” A native Virginian who chose to remain in the Union Army. At the outbreak of the Civil War, General Thomas played a crucial role in the war’s outcome with his successes in the . . . — Map (db m37448) HM WM
New York (Rensselaer County), Troy — Major General John Ellis Wool
This stone is erected to Major General John Ellis Wool. The gallant soldier, the able commander, and the patriotic citizen. Distinguished in many battles; and to Sarah Moulton, his excellent and worthy consort. ---------- Queenstown, October 13, . . . — Map (db m81739) HM
New York (Rensselaer County), Troy — Major General Joseph Bradford Carr — 1828 – 1895
[Left of Monument: ] United States Volunteer Service. Mustered in United States Service   May 14, 1861. Commissions. Colonel   Second New York Volunteers, May 10, 1861. Brigadier General United States Volunteers, Sept. 7, 1862. Major General . . . — Map (db m38063) HM
New York (Rensselaer County), Troy — Michael Burke
Medal of Honor Michael Burke Pvt Co. D 125 NY Inf Civil War Born 1844 Died 1878 — Map (db m87545) WM
New York (Rensselaer County), Troy — St. Peter's Cemetery
Burial Site of Medal of Honor Recp. Lt Col William O'Brien 105th Inf. Regt. 27th Inf. Div. Corporal Owen McGough Btry. D 5th US Arty. — Map (db m95601) HM
New York (Rensselaer County), Troy — William Henry Freeman
Medal of Honor Recipient Civil War Soldier PVT CO B 169 NY INF May 10, 1844 - August 26, 1911 "Volunteered To Carry The Brigade Flag After The Bearer Was Wounded" — Map (db m95022) HM
New York (Richmond County), Staten Island — G.A.R. Veterans of the Civil War Memorial
. . . — Map (db m113132) WM
New York (Richmond County), Staten Island — Staten Island Civil War Memorial
Sacred to the memory of our Defenders the noble and gallant men who died in the late Civil War. [ Lower Marker: ] In memory of the gallant men who died in the Civil War Presented by Beauvais – Hudson Post 126       American Legion . . . — Map (db m42668) HM
New York (Richmond County), Staten Island — The Pelton House
This pre-Revolutionary homestead is in three distinct sections, each representing a different period. The earliest was erected in 1730, the central portion in 1776, and the third in 1832. Originally built by Johannes De Groot, the house passed to . . . — Map (db m42612) HM
New York (Rockland County), Nyack — Historic Underground Railroad
. . . — Map (db m44218) HM
New York (Rockland County), Sparkill — Gravesite of General John Charles Frémont — 1813 – 1890 — Explorer, Pathmarker, Mapper of the Oregon Trail
Atop Rockland Cemetery lies the grave of he whose exploration in the 1840s opened the way west for countless settlers, who issued the first Emancipation Proclamation and who saved the west for the Union in 1861. From the ashes of his campfires . . . — Map (db m8606) HM
New York (Rockland County), West Nyack — Clarksville Inn
This historic inn built by Thomas Warner in 1840 was a stopping place for stage coaches and travelers to and from the Port of Nyack. It was a center of social life for more than a century and the scene of farewell balls for recruits during the Civil . . . — Map (db m15351) HM
New York (Saint Lawrence County), Brier Hill — Civil War Memorial

In memory of the Sons of Morristown who answered their country's call in the dark days Of The Civil War Remember them for what they dared and what they did

Commissioned Officers [Honor Roll]

Non-Commissioned Officers . . . — Map (db m102083) WM

New York (Saint Lawrence County), Canton — In Memoriam — 1861-1865
In Memoriam 1861-1965 Canton — Map (db m78775) WM
New York (Saint Lawrence County), Morristown — A Tribute to Our Nation's Defenders
A tribute to our nation's defenders by this community Morristown — Map (db m88810) WM
New York (Saint Lawrence County), Ogdensburg — Civil War Soldiers' and Sailors' Memorial — "The Spirit of Liberty"
War of the Rebellion 1861 • 1865 Town of Oswegatchie [Dedicated August 23, 1905] — Map (db m75669) WM
New York (Saint Lawrence County), Potsdam — Home and Country
Home and Country — Map (db m78768) WM
New York (Saint Lawrence County), Potsdam — James McCormick — 1840-1921
Veteran of the Civil War, 1861-1864, Sixtieth Regiment, New York State Volunteers. Wheelwright, Carriage and Wagon Manufacturer, 1865-1900. Shop on Fall Island, Potsdam, New York Inventor of Vehicle-Spring. Patented-1887. Canoe . . . — Map (db m78800) HM
New York (Saratoga County), Ballston Spa — Birthplace of Abner Doubleday
Birthplace Major-Gen Abner Doubleday Ballston Spa June 26 1819 Founder of Baseball 1839 A Civil War Hero at Battle of Gettysburg 1863 — Map (db m65261) HM
New York (Saratoga County), Ballston Spa — Captain Abner Doubleday
Captain Abner Doubleday Major General, United States Army Born on June 26, 1819 in Ballston Spa, N.Y. he resided in his childhood at a home located at the corner of Washington and Fenwick, a few blocks from here. He attended . . . — Map (db m64584) HM WM
New York (Saratoga County), Malta — Col. Elmer E. Ellsworth
Col. Elmer E. Ellsworth 1837 - 1861 Site of childhood home First Union officer killed in the Civil War Erected in 2013 by the Town of MaltaMap (db m71469) HM
New York (Saratoga County), Mechanicville — Col. Ellsworth
Lincoln’s law clerk, first Union officer killed in Civil War 5-24-1861. Final resting place Hudson View Cemetery, Mechanicville, with parents. — Map (db m40737) HM
New York (Saratoga County), Saratoga Springs — The 77th Regiment, New York Volunteers
The Seventy-Seventh Regiment, New York Volunteers (Bemis Heights Battalion) Third Brigade, Second Division, Sixth Corps. Army of the Potomac. 1861 —— * —— 1865 Took part in all the campaigns of the Army of the . . . — Map (db m40658) HM
New York (Saratoga County), Schuylerville — Address by President Lincoln — At the Dedication of The Gettysburg National Cemetery — November 19, 1863
Four score and seven years ago our fathers brought forth on this continent, a new nation, conceived in Liberty, and dedicated to the proposition that all men are created equal.           Now we are engaged in a great civil war, testing whether that . . . — Map (db m114218) HM
New York (Saratoga County), Schuylerville — First Bridge
Here bore stone tablet now buried in roadway reading “The Union - It must be preserved. Gen’l Jackson. A. D. 1834”. — Map (db m88542) HM
New York (Saratoga County), Wilton — Ulysses S. Grant Died
“Lest we forget” At this cottage on July 23rd, 1885 Died Ulysses S. Grant General U.S.A. 1866 – 1969 President U.S., 1869 – 1877 “Let us have peace” ---------- Erected by New York Division Sons of Veterans • . . . — Map (db m77376) HM
New York (Schoharie County), West Richmondville — Corporal James Tanner
Birthplace of Corporal James Tanner 1844-1927 Enlisted 87th N.Y. Vol. Co C. Wounded Second Battle Bull Run. Present at Lincoln's Death Bed. — Map (db m49604) HM
New York (Seneca County), Seneca Falls — Captain Charles B. Randolph

Enlisted in the war service April 25, 1861, was wounded May 14, 1864, taken prisoner June 15, 1864, suffered at Andersonville and other prisons, discharged from service March 2, 1866. — Map (db m104792) WM

New York (Seneca County), Seneca Falls — The Albert Cook Memorial
To the Martyrs who fell and the heroes who fought in defense of Liberty and the Union. 1861-1865 ( Right Side ) “Liberty and Union now and forever one and inseparable.” ( Back Side ) . . . — Map (db m8088) HM
New York (Seneca County), Waterloo — American Civil War Memorial

This Memorial recognizes the 57 men from Waterloo who died in the Civil War. Local residents sculpted the individual cenotaphs.

The white marble Star Stone honors all of the 620,000 Confederate and Union soldiers and sailors who . . . — Map (db m104910) HM WM

New York (Seneca County), Waterloo — Civil War Memorial

In Honor Of The Boys In Blue Who Fought In The Civil War 1861 - 1865 Lest We Forget — Map (db m104753) WM

New York (Seneca County), Waterloo — General Murray Residence — Built 1817

Gen. John B. Murray and Henry C. Welles founded Memorial Day at Waterloo, N.Y. May 5, 1866

Waterloo Memorial Day Centennial - 1966 — Map (db m104730) HM

New York (Seneca County), Waterloo — Memorial Day — Historic New York
Historic New York Memorial Day On May 5, 1866, the residents of Waterloo held the first complete, community-wide observance of Memorial Day. They dedicated the entire day to honoring the Civil War dead in a solemn and patriotic manner. . . . — Map (db m8194) HM
New York (Steuben County), Painted Post — Civil War Memorial — 1861 - 1865 — Grand Army of the Republic

To the Soldier Dead of the Town of Erwin Erected A.D. 1913 Their deeds are held in grateful memory

Infantry 23rd. N.Y. — 112th. N.Y. 74th. N.Y. — 141st. N.Y. 86th. N.Y. — 161st. N.Y. 107th. N.Y. — . . . — Map (db m91083) HM


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