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Canajoharie, New York Historical Markers

 
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By Steve Stoessel, March 9, 2019
Canajoharie Marker
New York (Montgomery County), Canajoharie — Canajoharie
Name means "pot that washes itself.” The pothole is in bed of creek below at entrance to Canajoharie Gorge — Map (db m130954) HM
New York (Montgomery County), Canajoharie — Canajoharie Academy
Site of Canajoharie Academy 1824-92 Susan B. Anthony Taught Here 1846 50. Charles F. Wheelock, Prin., 1880-91 — Map (db m57934) HM
New York (Montgomery County), Canajoharie — Canajoharie/Canalway Trail/Pathway Through Mountains
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
New York (Montgomery County), Canajoharie — Christopher P. Yates
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
New York (Montgomery County), Canajoharie — Northeastern Terminal
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
New York (Montgomery County), Canajoharie — Routes of the ArmiesOf General John Sullivan and General James Clinton — 1779
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
New York (Montgomery County), Canajoharie — Shaper Quarry1829 - 150th Anniversary - 1979
Furnished stone for the Brooklyn Bridge shipped to New York via the Erie Canal — Map (db m130956) HM
New York (Montgomery County), Canajoharie — Sullivan-Clinton Campaign1779
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
New York (Montgomery County), Canajoharie — Van Alstyne Homestead
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

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