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Catskill, New York Historical Markers

 
Burns-Curran Maintenance Facility Marker (<i>wide view; marker visible near corner of building</i>) image, Touch for more information
Burns-Curran Maintenance Facility Marker (wide view; marker visible near corner of building)
New York (Greene County), Catskill — Burns-Curran Maintenance FacilityRip Van Winkle Bridge
This building honors the loyalty and dedication of Edward J. Burns and Aloysius H. Curran. As newly hired toll collectors they were on duty at this bridge when it opened on July 2, 1935. In 43 subsequent years of service, "Mr. Burns" . . . — Map (db m116800) HM
New York (Greene County), Catskill — Catskill Walking TourBeattie-Powers Place
James Powers (1782-1868) was a life-long resident of the Village of Catskill, where he lived as a prosperous lawyer, land developer, and gentleman farmer. He served as eighth president of the village and as state senator (1836-39). His . . . — Map (db m130578) HM
New York (Greene County), Catskill — General George Decker
Family home of Catskill native General George Decker appointed by President John F. Kennedy United States Army Chief of Staff 1960-1962 — Map (db m129479) HM
New York (Greene County), Catskill — Hamlet of Alsen
Had a cement plant, 2 mushroom farms, a school, post office, 2 grocery stores, railroad station, population about 300 — Map (db m129480) HM
New York (Greene County), Catskill — Hamlet of Cementon
At one time, had an elementary school, a church, a railroad station, a post office, 5 grocery stores, a large cement plant, 1 ice house & a population of about 800 — Map (db m129481) HM
New York (Greene County), Catskill — Hop-O-Nose
Site of Indian village purchased from the Indians in 1682. Loveridge Patent — Map (db m129477) HM
New York (Greene County), Catskill — Martin Van Buren
8th President of the U.S. was married in this house to Hannah Hoes in 1807. House built in 1797 — Map (db m127871) HM
New York (Greene County), Catskill — Stone House
Built in 1762 by Lieut. Col. Cornelis Dubois. Surrender of Cornwallis celebrated here — Map (db m127872) HM
New York (Greene County), Catskill — The World War
Dedicated to the men who served in the Tenth New York Infantry July 15, 1917-July 8, 1919 N.G.U.S. Lieut. Col. Albert Saulpaugh Captain Percy W. Decker Adj. Sergt. Major Wm. Hock Company E Captain Daniel J. Cassidy . . . — Map (db m129546) WM
New York (Greene County), Catskill — Uncle Sam
Samuel Wilson, “Uncle Sam” the official symbol of the United States, lived here 1817-1823 — Map (db m127870) HM
New York (Greene County), Catskill — Uncle Sam Bridge
Samuel Wilson, whose name inspired national symbol “Uncle Sam” lived nearby from 1817-1822 — Map (db m127981) HM
New York (Greene County), Catskill — Wanatonka Island
Henry Hudson and his ship the Half Moon, stopped here in 1609 — Map (db m130547) HM

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