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Caledonia, New York Historical Markers

 
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By Anton Schwarzmueller, April 30, 2018
Big Springs Marker
New York (Livingston County), Caledonia — Big Springs
Big Springs Ancient Indian camp site on Niagara Trail. Earliest white tourist 1615. Scottish settlers 1799. Terminus Pioneer R.R. 1838. — Map (db m117016) HM
New York (Livingston County), Caledonia — Caledonia
Organized 1803 as town of Southampton; name changed to Caledonia 1806; Scottish emigrants settled 1799 Village incorporated 1891 — Map (db m58020) HM
New York (Livingston County), Caledonia — Caledonia
Organized 1803 as town of Southampton; name changed to Caledonia 1806; Scottish emigrants settled 1799 Village incorporated 1891 — Map (db m58246) HM
New York (Livingston County), Caledonia — Ca-Na-Wau-Gus
Site of Ca-Na-Wau-Gus Seneca Indian Village Birthplace of Cornplanter and Handsome Lake the Peace Prophet — Map (db m64945) HM
New York (Livingston County), Caledonia — Erected 1826
By Major Gad Blakslee Early Post Office First Bank Apothecary Shop Now Caledonia Library — Map (db m58018) HM
New York (Livingston County), Caledonia — Erected 1827
By James R. Clark Early tavern, post office, early bank, library Certified by Historic American Buildings Survey — Map (db m58019) HM
New York (Livingston County), Caledonia — In Memory
In memory of the men who served in defence of our country — Map (db m117017) WM
New York (Livingston County), Caledonia — In Memory of a Soldier
In memory of a soldier of the War of 1812 buried here 1814 My brave lad he sleeps In his faded coat of blue In his lonely grave unknown Lies the heart that beat so true — Map (db m58244) WM
New York (Livingston County), Caledonia — John Hugh McNaughton
1826-1891 Lived here 20 years Famous Poet & Song Writer — Map (db m58242) HM
New York (Livingston County), Caledonia — Seth Green
1817 Seth Green 1888 Father of fish culture in America. World-famed pioneer in conservation, in 1837 devised and here in 1864 developed the artificial propagation of fish. — Map (db m117022) HM
New York (Livingston County), Caledonia — State Hatchery
1885 1935 State Hatchery First state fish hatchery 1870 Seth Green "Father of Fish Culture" Superintendent — Map (db m117020) HM

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