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By Howard C. Ohlhous, July 6, 2011
Fire Tower and Marker
New York (Hamilton County), Blue Mountain Lake — Fire Tower (Whiteface Mountain)
1885 - 1935 Fire Tower. The second forest fire tower in the Adirondacks. Erected 1909. One of 58 now maintained by the State in Adirondacks and Catskills. New York State Education and Conservation Departments, . . . — Map (db m44649) HM
New York (Hamilton County), Blue Mountain Lake — Lake Durant
Lake Durant Named in Honor Of William West Durant 1850 - 1934 Who Devoted Much of his Life To Developing the Adirondacks And Making Known their Beauties — Map (db m46723) HM
New York (Hamilton County), Blue Mountain Lake — Pioneer Bridge In memory of Doctor Thomas Clark Durant
Protector, builder, vice-president and general manager of the first transcontinental railway, the Union Pacific.

President and builder of the Adirondack Railway. — Map (db m96914) HM

New York (Hamilton County), Blue Mountain Lake — The Adirondacks Historic New York
Historic New York The Adirondacks The Adirondack Mountains, consisting of rocky peaks, sheer cliffs and narrow valleys, also have wooded slopes and sparkling lakes. Forty three mountains have elevations 4000 feet or higher. Mount . . . — Map (db m44731) HM
New York (Hamilton County), Speculator — Site of Henry Slack's Store
Built in the 1880's. This building, owned by Henry Slack, was a post office, the first Charles Johns Store and Oneida Market. — Map (db m96613) HM
New York (Hamilton County), Speculator — The Adirondacks Historic New York
Historic New York The Adirondacks The Adirondack Mountains, consisting of rocky peaks, sheer cliffs and narrow valleys, also have wooded slopes and sparkling lakes. Forty three mountains have elevations 4000 feet or higher. Mount . . . — Map (db m44686) HM
New York (Hamilton County), Wells — Sacandaga Public Campsite
1885 - 1935 Campsite. Sacandaga Public Campsite. One of the First Two Built On Forest Preserve Land In 1920 by the Conservation Dept. For Public Recreation. — Map (db m32952) HM

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