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Historical Markers and War Memorials in Newburgh

 
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Newburgh, New York and Vicinity
    Orange County (474)
    Dutchess County (292)
    Putnam County (114)
    Rockland County (253)
    Sullivan County (120)
    Ulster County (235)
    Passaic County, New Jersey (126)
    Sussex County, New Jersey (78)
    Pike County, Pennsylvania (49)
 
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1New York (Orange County), Newburgh — Andrew J. Downing1815-1852
Originator of Hudson River picturesque landscapes and architecture. Partners Vaux and Wither continued building in Romantic style as in this ‘Villa’. — Map (db m34009) HM
2New York (Orange County), Newburgh — Christopher Columbus
[ east side ] The Newburgh Chapter of UNICO National October 11, 1992 In celebration of a 500th Anniversary commemorating the vision, courage, determination and voyages of Christopher Columbus And the crews of the Nina, the . . . — Map (db m37139) HM
3New York (Orange County), Newburgh — Court House
Orange County Court House, Greek revival, finished in 1842. Newburgh shared a half-shire role with Goshen. Architect Thornton Niven of Newburgh — Map (db m42437) HM
4New York (Orange County), Newburgh — Dedication of Newburgh Landing
Dedication of Newburgh Landing Nov. 14, 1976 Presented By Newburgh Chapter of Unico Service Above Self — Map (db m37141) HM
5New York (Orange County), Newburgh — Gettysburg AddressNovember, 19 1863. — 1809       1865 —
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 m54238) HM
6New York (Orange County), Newburgh — Gidney Grist Mill
Site of flour mill built by Eleazor Gidney 3rd. in early 1800’s. Rebuilt 1880 after fire. Area initially known as Gidneytown. — Map (db m57429) HM
7New York (Orange County), Newburgh — Montgomery Street Station
Montgomery Street Station, one of the world’s earliest central electric stations, began service here in 1884. Built by Thomas A. Edison. — Map (db m34006) HM
8New York (Orange County), Newburgh — Newburgh's Neighborhood Preservation Began on This Street
The first 5 brick houses on the east side of the street were saved from demolition by Ellzabeth Lyon in 1974. Newburgh's neighborhood preservation began on thls street. — Map (db m34054) HM
9New York (Orange County), Newburgh — Orange County Veterans Memorial
Orange County Veterans Memorial Roll of Honor In Memory of Those Orange County Men and Women Who Gave Their Lives In the Service of Our Country World War I William P. Abel • Walter D. Allison • Joseph M. Alvord • Seymour Anderson • William . . . — Map (db m37717) WM
10New York (Orange County), Newburgh — The Balmville Tree
Standing here since 1699 Circumference 25 feet, 5 inches Diameter 90 inches I - The Balmville Tree The Balmville Tree is the oldest Eastern Cottonwood on record in the United States. A core sample taken by a Harvard University . . . — Map (db m28886) HM
11New York (Orange County), Newburgh — The Disbandment of the Armies
This monument was erected under the authority of the Congress of the United States and of the State of New York in commemoration of The Disbandment under proclamation of the Continental Congress of Oct 18, 1783 of the Armies by whose patriotic & . . . — Map (db m8205) HM
12New York (Orange County), Newburgh — The Minuteman
Pro Patria Given by David Barclay November XI MCMXXIV — Map (db m40009) HM
13New York (Orange County), Newburgh — Thomas Machin’s Mint
An early American mint was located near here, run by watercourse from Lake. Built 1787, Several types of coins were minted. — Map (db m96059) HM
14New York (Orange County), Newburgh — Uzal Knapp
The last of the Life Guards Born 1759, Died 1856 Monmouth, Valley Forge, Yorktown (Back of monument) Erected by the Newburgh Guards Company F. 19th Regiment N.Y.S.M. June 1860 — Map (db m8235) HM
15New York (Orange County), Newburgh — Washington’s Headquarters
Washington’s Headquarters 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 and illustrating the history of the . . . — Map (db m8204) HM
16New York (Orange County), Newburgh — Washington’s HeadquartersState Historic Site
The Hasbrouck house served as General Washington’s headquarters from April 1782 until August 1783. He issued the cease-fire orders here on April 19, 1783. Revolutionary War Heritage Trail — Map (db m8725) HM
 
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