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Historical Markers and War Memorials in Brockport, New York

 
Clickable Map of Monroe County, New York and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil; HMdb.org; J.J.Prats/dc:title> https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Usa_counties_large.svg Monroe County, NY (369) Genesee County, NY (100) Livingston County, NY (138) Ontario County, NY (147) Orleans County, NY (123) Wayne County, NY (129)  MonroeCounty(369) Monroe County (369)  GeneseeCounty(100) Genesee County (100)  LivingstonCounty(138) Livingston County (138)  OntarioCounty(147) Ontario County (147)  OrleansCounty(123) Orleans County (123)  WayneCounty(129) Wayne County (129)
Location of Brockport, New York
    Monroe County (369)
    Genesee County (100)
    Livingston County (138)
    Ontario County (147)
    Orleans County (123)
    Wayne County (129)
 
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1New York (Monroe County), Brockport — 1855 - 1944Frances Barrier Williams
Lecturer and suffragist, organized black women's club movement and helped found the NAACP in 1912.Map (db m44340) HM
2New York (Monroe County), Brockport — American Revolutionary War Memorial
To the honor and glory of our patriotic ancestors the known and the unknown who gave their services and lives for their country in the War of American Revolution 1775-1783 Brockport Capt. Joseph Roby • Rev. Amos Frink • Thos. Buck . . . Map (db m75788) HM WM
3New York (Monroe County), Brockport — Brockport and the Canal
The opening of the Brockport to Buffalo section in October 1825 marked the completion of the 348 mile Erie Canal. By linking the Hudson River with the Great Lakes, the Canal provided the first economical means of transportation from the eastern . . . Map (db m75943) HM
4New York (Monroe County), Brockport — Brockport Central
Centralized 1927, first central school district in county, 34th in state, formed Aug. 17, 1927 from 19 area school districtsMap (db m42355) HM
5New York (Monroe County), Brockport — Brockport Central Rural High School
Brockport Central Rural High School Opened in 1934, the school served students in grades 7-12 until 1967 when a new high school was built. The original building then became known as the Middle School & served students in grades 6-8 thereafter. . . . Map (db m115291) HM
6New York (Monroe County), Brockport — Canal Commerce in BrockportLuther Gordon, the spirit of canal commerce in Brockport
1. Luther Gordon epitomized Brockport's involvement in canal commerce during its heyday. He owned a sawmill and 7,000 acres of timberland in Michigan and transported logs via the Great Lakes and the canal to his Brockport sawmill and planing . . . Map (db m75934) HM
7New York (Monroe County), Brockport — Main Street Brockport Enterprises in the Early 1900sDaniel Holmes, the spirit of Main Street
1. Daniel Holmes (1828-1917) practiced law in offices on Main Street from 1852 until his death. He was Village Clerk for twenty years, Justice of the Peace for thirty years, Vestryman at St. Luke's Episcopal Church for fifty years, and . . . Map (db m75804) HM
8New York (Monroe County), Brockport — 177 — Main Street District
Main Street District has been placed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2004 by the United States Department of the InteriorMap (db m151549) HM
9New York (Monroe County), Brockport — Mary Jane Holmes1828-1907
Author of 40+ novels which sold in the millions lived here at her "Little Brown Cottage".Map (db m42179) HM
10New York (Monroe County), Brockport — McCormick Reapers
McCormick reapers made here in 1846. Seymour and Morgan by building 100 reapers for Cyrus McCormick began quantity production of reapersMap (db m41049) HM
11New York (Monroe County), Brockport — Morgan-Manning House
A pioneer reaper industry was developed on the Erie Canal banks by William H. Seymore and Dayton S. Morgan. This 1854 dwelling became the Morgan family home in 1867. The eldest daughter, Sara, wife of Frederick A. Manning, M.D. lived in the house . . . Map (db m41045) HM
12New York (Monroe County), Brockport — 181 — Park Ave. / State St. Historic District
Park Ave. / State St. Historic District has been placed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2015 by the United States Department of InteriorMap (db m151546) HM
13New York (Monroe County), Brockport — 203 — Soldiers' Memorial Tower
Soldiers' Memorial Tower has been placed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1994 by the United States Department of the InteriorMap (db m151513) HM WM
14New York (Monroe County), Brockport — St. Luke's Episcopal Church
has been placed on the National Register of Historic Places by the United States Department of the Interior Built 1854 ——————— This structure has been designated an Historic . . . Map (db m75783) HM
15New York (Monroe County), Brockport — Veterans Memorial
In memory of those who served our country ——————— This memorial dedicated May 31, 1976 as a bi-centennial project by the Harsch-Crisp-Seaman Post 379 American Legion and the . . . Map (db m75760) WM
 
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