“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
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Historical Markers and War Memorials in Bethpage, New York

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Mineola is the county seat for Nassau County
Bethpage is in Nassau County
      Nassau County (262)  
      Bronx County (95)  
      Queens County (149)  
      Suffolk County (473)  
      Westchester County (289)  
      Fairfield County, Connecticut (395)  
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1New York (Nassau County), Bethpage — Arthur F. White
Funeral home - Bethpage- 1946 5 generations funeral dirs. Previous home - circa - 1910 Albert and Katherine Guerin prominent community family Map (db m133528) HM
2New York (Nassau County), Bethpage — Bethpage - JFK
1963 - First School in USA named for assassinated Pesident John F. Kennedy in tribute by Bethpage Board of EducationMap (db m200011) HM
3New York (Nassau County), Bethpage — Bethpage Hamlet
1687 T. Powell obtains land 1695 Deed Bethpage Purchase 1857 Name Jerusalem Station 1867 Renamed Central Park 1936 Changed To Bethpage Map (db m133542) HM
4New York (Nassau County), Bethpage — Broad Spring
This spring marks point laid out in first highway survey of Bethpage made 1732 by Samuel WillisMap (db m133476) HM
5New York (Nassau County), Bethpage — Captain Brian C. Hickey Memorial
This monument is dedicated in loving memory of Captain Brian C. Hickey Rescue Company 4 Fire Department, City of New York Captain Hickey along with 342 other firefighters made the supreme sacrifice defending the City of New York on . . . Map (db m133895) HM WM
6New York (Nassau County), Bethpage — Central Park Cider Mill
Site of Central Park Cider Mill George Benkert, proprietor ca. 1888 Processed apples for local farmers Central Park Historical Soc.Map (db m119129) HM
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7New York (Nassau County), Bethpage — Central Park New School
Site of Central Park New School K - 8 (Powell Avenue School) 8 Classrooms brick building Dedicated 1911 - Razed 1962 Motto "Aim High Succeed"Map (db m199967) HM
8New York (Nassau County), Bethpage — First Post Office
January 29, 1857 1st post office in village Jeremiah Weaver Postmaster Ahern Home - W. Ahern involved in 1936 - name change from Central Park to Bethpage Map (db m133480) HM
9New York (Nassau County), Bethpage — Grumman 1930-94
On Dec. 7, 1941 while Pearl Harbor was under attack, this Assembly Building #2 was dedicated to build the TBF Avengers and F6F Hellcats.Map (db m147617) HM
10New York (Nassau County), Bethpage — Grumman 1930-94
Site of their first airfield & plant #1 Est. Oct 1936 in Bethpage, NY Birthplace of the famous F4F-3 Wildcat Navy FighterMap (db m200012) HM
11New York (Nassau County), Bethpage — Grumman Corp1936   1994
Birthplace of the Apollo Lunar Modules that landed men on the moon from July 20 1969 to Dec 11 1972Map (db m199961) HM
12New York (Nassau County), Bethpage — Kessler Glass
Site of Warren Kessler Inc. Manufacturer of of hand-blown lamps & vases 1938-78 that have graced the White House and U.S. Embassies worldwideMap (db m199963) HM
13New York (Nassau County), Bethpage — L.I. Motor Pkwy
First parkway in America built for the automobile & famed Vanderbilt Cup Races Ground breaking in Central Park (Bethpage) June 6 1908 Map (db m133529) HM
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14New York (Nassau County), Bethpage — L.I. Motor Pkwy
10/10 1908  - 4/17 1938 Private toll road from Queens to Ronkonkoma AKA Vanderbilt Parkway. Also hosted auto racing Map (db m159779) HM
15New York (Nassau County), Bethpage — Powell Home
Built by Thomas Powell in 1700 after purchase of Bethpage from Massapequa Indian Tribe October 18, 1695 Map (db m133477) HM
16New York (Nassau County), Bethpage — Site of The Beau Sejour
World Famous Restaurant Host to the Rich & Famous Owned & Operated By The Wilson Family 1907-1975.Map (db m148159) HM
17New York (Nassau County), Bethpage — Zorn's est 1930
Site of Zorn's Poultry Farm Founded by the Zorn Family The retail store opened in 1940 serving Bethpage and surrounding communitiesMap (db m174144) HM
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Sep. 30, 2022