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Canajoharie, New York Historical Markers
By Steve Stoessel, March 9, 2019
Name means "pot that washes itself.” The pothole is in bed of
creek below at entrance to Canajoharie Gorge — — Map (db m130954) HM
Susan B. Anthony Taught Here 1846
50. Charles F. Wheelock, Prin.,
— — Map (db m57934) HM
The Town and Village of Canajoharie take their name from the ancient Mohawk village that was once located in this area. Known by many as"the Boiling Pot", the name accurately translated as "The Pot That Washes Itself" or "The Clean Pot." All of . . . — — Map (db m130996) HM
Site of home of Christopher P. Yates, Montgomery County delegate to Constitutional Ratification Convention at Poughkeepsie 17 June - 26 July 1788 — — Map (db m130959) HM
This fountain marks the northeastern terminal of the Continental Road, constructed under the supervision of General James Clinton, to Otsego Lake June 17, 1778 — — Map (db m130981) HM
An expedition against the hostile Indian nations which checked the aggressions of English and Indians on the frontiers of New York and Pennsylvania, extending westward the dominion of the United States. — — Map (db m130975) HM
Furnished stone for the Brooklyn Bridge shipped to New York via the Erie Canal — — Map (db m130956) HM
Portage route of General James
Clinton's army Canajoharie to Otsego Lake 2000 men, 300 wagons, 200 batteaux and supplies moved overland — — Map (db m130969) HM
Built 1749 By Martin J. Van Alstyne
16 of 31 Meetings of Tryon County
Safety Committee Held Here 1774-75
General Nicholas Herkimer Received
Commission As Brig. Gen Here 1775 — — Map (db m22527) HM 9 markers matched your search criteria.
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