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By Howard C. Ohlhous, September 20, 2015
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Connecticut (Hartford County), Hartford — Marquis De La Fayette
To the Marquis De La Fayette, born September 6, 1757, died May 20, 1834. A true friend of Liberty, who served as a Major General in the Continental Army with “all possible zeal, without any special pay or allowances” until . . . — Map (db m3888) HM
Connecticut (Hartford County), Windsor Locks — Windsor Locks
(front) Windsor Locks Incorporated May 30, 1854, the town was formerly Pine Meadow district of Windsor. A Dutch trader, Captain Adriaen Block, came up the Connecticut River in the spring of 1614 as far as Enfield Rapids. The . . . — Map (db m40839) HM
Massachusetts (Hampden County), Springfield — MA-9 — Gen. Henry Knox Trail
Through this Place Passed General Henry Knox In the Winter of 1775 - 1776 To Deliver To General George Washington At Cambridge The Train of Artillery From Fort Ticonderoga Used To Force the British Army To Evacuate . . . — Map (db m23756) HM
Massachusetts (Hampden County), Springfield — Main Arsenal
The massive Main Arsenal (199 by 69 feet) was constructed between 1847 and 1850, during Col. James W. Ripley's tenure as commanding officer of Springfield Armory. With its dominating location, the Main Arsenal became the symbol of the Armory and was . . . — Map (db m31739) HM
Massachusetts (Hampden County), Westfield — MA-7 — Gen. Henry Knox Trail
Through this Place Passed General Henry Knox In the Winter of 1775 - 1776 To Deliver To General George Washington At Cambridge The Train of Artillery From Fort Ticonderoga Used To Force the British Army To Evacuate . . . — Map (db m23754) HM
New York (Albany County), Albany — Fort Frederick
Facing The River On an Eminence in This Broad Street. Opposite St Peters Church Stood, Fort Frederick. Built About 1676. Removed 1789. Gallows Hill to the South. Fort Burial Ground, to the North. — Map (db m5405) HM
New York (Albany County), Albany — Fort Van Nassau
Built 1614 By The Dutch Explorers. Christiaensen And Block First Trading Center Established In New York State. — Map (db m103295) HM
New York (Albany County), Albany — Glenn Curtiss Flight
From This Ground Glenn Curtiss Began The First Long Distance Airplane Flight Albany To New York May 29, 1910. — Map (db m13308) HM
New York (Albany County), Albany — New York State Office Building
New York State Office Building Cornerstone Laid By Gov. Alfred E. Smith, 1928. — Map (db m8024) HM
New York (Albany County), Albany — Phase 3 Albany 2002 - Present
The whole painstaking process of restoring the ship, acquiring the parts and installing the refurbished gear, has been driven by volunteers and would have never been possible without these dedicated individuals. The SLATER's wooden whale boat has . . . — Map (db m49644) HM
New York (Albany County), Albany — Schuyler Mansion
The Schuyler Mansion 1762 Acquired By The State Of New York 1911 Restored and Dedicated As An Historic Monument October 17, 1917 Governor Charles S. Whitman Trustees Mary Margaretta Manning President James F. Tracey . . . — Map (db m58881) HM
New York (Albany County), Albany — Site of Martin Van Buren Residence
Martin Van Buren 1782 - 1862 resided at 92 State Street on this site while serving as 9th Governor of the State of New York 1828 - 1829 He is famed for his distinguished career as boy-lawyer, surrogate, judge, state senator, Attorney . . . — Map (db m5439) HM
New York (Albany County), Altamont — Family Cemetery
Family Cemetery Of Early Pioneer Jurrian Severson Grave of John J. Vanaernam Ensign, Revolutionary War Born 1730 - Died 1814 — Map (db m44022) HM
New York (Albany County), Altamont — Inn of George Severson
Old Schoharie Road Built at close of Revolution First Post Office of West Guilderland as this place was then called — Map (db m49847) HM
New York (Albany County), Altamont — John Groot
Farm and Burial Place John Groot Officer 3d Regiment Albany County Militia War of Revolution — Map (db m43885) HM
New York (Albany County), Altamont — Old Plank Road
Schoharie to Albany Followed this Route Chartered 1849 Abandoned 1867 — Map (db m44861) HM
New York (Albany County), Berne — Earliest House
Built About 1750 By Peter Weidman, A Swiss, Stood On This Site — Map (db m101715) HM
New York (Albany County), Berne — Schools
In 1812 there were 21 school districts in Town of Berne and 30 the next year. In 1816 there were 1710 pupils in school — Map (db m62840) HM
New York (Albany County), Clarksville — Site of the Battle of Clarksville
On Dec.3, 1839, during the Anti-Rent Wars, Sheriff Artcher and his posse marched from Albany to Clarksville. They met their first resistance here. — Map (db m50488) HM
New York (Albany County), Cohoes — Camp Van Schaick
Encampment of the Northern Department Continental Army August 9-September 8-1777 from this place August 9-1777 Gen. Ebenezer Learned with his Massachusetts Brigade marched to relieve Fort Stanwix — Map (db m7666) HM
New York (Albany County), Cohoes — Cohoes City Hall
Designed by Architect J.C. Holland and constructed in 1895, this Romanesque Revival building is the center of Cohoes Government. The limestone structure was the first building in the city constructed with public funds. — Map (db m40988) HM
New York (Albany County), Cohoes — First Power Mill for the Manufacture of Knit Fabrics
First Power Mill - for the - Manufacture of Knit Fabrics ———————— Erected in 1843, By Egberts & Bailey Inventors of the Power Knitting Machine in 1832. ·      ·      . . . — Map (db m11350) HM
New York (Albany County), Colonie — Boght Church
Site of the Reformed Dutch Church of the Boght 1st Church North of Albany Organized by the Classis Of Albany, Feb. 22, 1784 — Map (db m24730) HM
New York (Albany County), Colonie — Dalessondro Boulevard
In December of 1944, near Kalterherberg, Germany Technical Sergeant Peter J. Dalessondro of the 9th Infantry Division, at great personal risk, intrepidly fought against overwhelming enemy attack to save his company from defeat. His singlehanded . . . — Map (db m21881) HM
New York (Albany County), Colonie — Shaker Church Family Barn
Built in 1916 on the site of the original barn which had been destroyed by fire — Map (db m40593) HM
New York (Albany County), Colonie — The Erie Canal
For nearly a century, canal boats were pulled by mules and horse over this portion of New York State's famed Erie Canal. One of the slowest and most crowded parts of the waterway started to the north of the Flatts at Maplewood. Here Began the . . . — Map (db m14742) HM
New York (Albany County), Colonie — The Weighlock Building — 1850-1915
This Greek-revival building was one of several weigh stations along the Canal used to levy the tolls for barges carrying merchandise and farm goods. Until 1850 freight cargoes were measured by the displacement theory, but this hydraulic type . . . — Map (db m40999) HM
New York (Albany County), Delmar — Delmar
Earlier Adamsville And Adams Station Nathaniel Adams Located Here In 1836 and Built A Hotel in 1838 — Map (db m97281) HM
New York (Albany County), Guilderland — Dr F. Crounse
Built this house, 1833 First physician at West Guilderland (Altamont) Practiced here sixty years — Map (db m49844) HM
New York (Albany County), Guilderland — French's Hollow
Site of a Sawmill; Clothe Wks of Peter K. Broeck 1795; Factory of Abel French and Tavern of Jacob Aker 1800 — Map (db m65413) HM
New York (Albany County), Guilderland — Glass Works
Begun 1785 by Leonard De Neuville. Known as Albany Glass House, later Hamilton Glass Wks. Made bottles & window glass. Closed 1815 — Map (db m50620) HM
New York (Albany County), Guilderland — Henry Rowe Schoolcraft
Home Of Henry Rowe Schoolcraft B.1793 - D. 1864 Glass Maker, Explorer, Author, Poet, Authority On American Indians. — Map (db m77593) HM
New York (Albany County), Guilderland — Inn of Jacob Crounse
Built 1833. Midway tavern where horses were changed on Schoharie-Albany Stage Coach Route — Map (db m49512) HM
New York (Albany County), Guilderland — Jacob Van Aernam
Jacob Van Aernam 1723 - 1813 Capt. 3rd Albany Regiment Leader of Patriot forces in the Helderberg region during American Revolution Lived on farm here — Map (db m44020) HM
New York (Albany County), Guilderland — Locust Vale School
Locust Vale School New Scotland School District No. 11. Built about 1827 and closed 1939. Moved to Meadowdale from Tygert Road During the 1940's. — Map (db m48608) HM
New York (Albany County), Guilderland — Palatine Road
c. 1712 First Road West By German Refugees To Schoharie Valley — Map (db m49555) HM
New York (Albany County), Guilderland — Schoolcraft House
Built Circa 1840 By John L. Schoolcraft U.S. Congressman 1848-1852 Albany Banker and Whig Leader Delegate to the 1860 National Convention — Map (db m65410) HM
New York (Albany County), Guilderland Center — Freeman House
Said to have been erected 1734 later the home of Barent Mynderse, Lieut. in War of Revolution — Map (db m49721) HM
New York (Albany County), Knox — Knox School #5
Knox School District #5 was formed in 1822. This school was built in 1898, restored by Kiwanis, & placed on the National Register in 2005. — Map (db m52395) HM
New York (Albany County), Knox — Knoxville Academy
Incorporated 1837 Chartered Regents 1842-1869 Faced Military Training Ground 1776 — Map (db m58862) HM
New York (Albany County), Knox — 226 — Toll Gate #3
Old Albany and Schoharie Plank Road Passed Here Between 1849 and 1866. Wagons on Wood Planks Said To Make a Thunderous Noise — Map (db m91049) HM
New York (Albany County), Knox — Whipple Farm
Settled by Malachi Whipple of Conn. about 1793. In 1820 farm won premium as model farm in Albany County — Map (db m49447) HM
New York (Albany County), Latham — NY-20 — Gen. Henry Knox Trail
Through this place passed Gen. Henry Knox in the Winter of 1775 - 1776 to deliver to Gen. George Washington at Cambridge the train of artillery from Fort Ticonderoga used to force the British Army to evacuate Boston . . . — Map (db m23447) HM
New York (Albany County), Latham — Latham
. . . — Map (db m75495) HM
New York (Broome County), Port Crane — Chenango Canal — 1837-1878
Here the towpath followed river and base of the hill (Sign reset in 2006) In Memory Of Leon Deanjou Map (db m23064) HM
New York (Columbia County), Kinderhook — NY-26 — Gen. Henry Knox Trail
Through this Place Passed Gen. Henry Knox In the Winter of 1775 - 1776 To Deliver To Gen. George Washington At Cambridge The Train of Artillery From Fort Ticonderoga Used to Force the British Army to Evacuate Boston . . . — Map (db m23750) HM
New York (Cortland County), Cortland — Port Watson
Port Watson Founded by Elkanah Watson About 1805. Mills, Brewery Rope Walk. Sent Arks, Rafts Cargoes to Penna. Absorbed By Cortland in 1867 — Map (db m25425) HM
New York (Delaware County), Stamford — Mount Utsayantha
Property on top of this mountain was donated to the Village of Stamford in 1917 by the estate of Dr. Stephen Churchill for use as a park Elevation 3,214 Feet Map (db m5402) HM
New York (Essex County), Lake Placid — Henry J. Kaiser
To Honor the Memory of Henry J. Kaiser The famous industrialist and philanthropist who operated a studio and photo shop on this site from 1901 to 1905 Brownell and Kaiser "Meet The Man with a Smile" He returned in June 1949 . . . — Map (db m46295) HM
New York (Essex County), Lake Placid — The XIII Winter Olympic Games
Here on February 13, 1980 The XIII Winter Olympic Games were opened by Vice President of the United States Walter F. Mondale and here the sacred Olympic Flame was brought from Olympia, Greece to shed its light for twelve days on the Quadrennial . . . — Map (db m46183) HM
New York (Essex County), North Elba — Here Lies Buried John Brown
John Brown of Osawatomie Here Lies Buried John Brown Born at Torrington, Connecticut May 9th, 1800 He emigrated to Kansas in 1855 where he took an active part in the contest against the pro-slavery party. He gained in August 1856 a . . . — Map (db m46521) HM
New York (Fulton County), Broadalbin — Marvin House
Built 1815, site Sir Wm Johnson's Fish House by David Marvin, Conn. Rev. soldier; his son Dr. L.I. Marvin, Assemblyman 1840 from Fulton Co. House moved 1929 — Map (db m31516) HM
New York (Fulton County), Broadalbin — Site of Dutch Reformed Church —
Site of Dutch Reformed Church of New Haerlem Founded 1792 and Historic Church Cemetery 1805-1871 — Map (db m30952) HM
New York (Fulton County), Broadalbin — Veterans Hall
J.B. McKean Post G.A.R. first met here February 23, 1891. R.L. Walsh Post Am. Leg. first met here September 19, 1919. 108 years serving America. — Map (db m30955) HM
New York (Fulton County), Edinburg — Building the Batchellerville Bridge — 1929 - 1930
Contract 14 Contract 14 provided for the construction of a cantilever type steel bridge over the Sacandaga Reservoir at Batchellerville, N.Y., consisting of nineteen spans of 150 feet and two of 112 1/2 feet, including the construction of . . . — Map (db m68238) HM
New York (Fulton County), Johnstown — Colonial Court House
Erected 1772 Only Colonial Court House In State of New York First Court General Sessions, Tryon County, September 8, 1772 — Map (db m5682) HM
New York (Fulton County), Johnstown — Elizabeth Cady Stanton
. . . — Map (db m59062) HM
New York (Fulton County), Johnstown — Fort Johnstown
. . . — Map (db m68230) HM
New York (Fulton County), Johnstown — James Burk's Inn
Moved here about 1788. Lot formerly Sir WM Johnson's. Village called John's Town. Younglove home 1812-1926. D.A.R. Chapter House 1926 — Map (db m76652) HM
New York (Fulton County), Johnstown — The Drumm House
1763 The Drumm House Home of Edward Wall School Master Sir William Johnson's Free School — Map (db m50749) HM
New York (Fulton County), Johnstown — Who Was Sir William Johnson ?
Sir William Johnson (1715-1774) came from Ireland in 1738 to administer his uncle's lands in the Mohawk Valley. Johnson became a planter, trader, military officer, land speculator, statesman, Indian agent and churchman. He built a store to trade . . . — Map (db m58944) HM
New York (Fulton County), Mayfield — Indian Raid
Jacob Dunham and Samuel, His Son, Killed Here April 1779. Others of the Family Escaped by Hiding in The Woods. Site of Their Home. — Map (db m33007) HM
New York (Fulton County), Mayfield — Nine Mile Tree
Site of landmark on car- riage road built by Sir Wm. Johnson. 9 miles from Johnson Hall, Ft. Johnson & Fish House on Sacandaga Bicentennial Fulton Co. 1975 Map (db m58950) HM
New York (Fulton County), Mayfield — Riceville Cemetery — »————›
Here are Buried Jonathan Fisk- Oliver Rice-William Woodworth- Samuel Woodworth-Jesse Foote- Isaac Bemis-Jonathan Canfield- Soldiers of The Revolution — Map (db m34631) HM
New York (Fulton County), Mayfield — Sacandaga Pike
World Record Northern Pike Caught Near Benedict Bay On 9-15-1940 By Angler Peter Dubuc 52.5" Long / 46 Lbs. 2 Oz. In Memory of Andy Luey Map (db m95646) HM
New York (Fulton County), Mayfield — Woodworth Farm
»—› Woodworth Farm Conveyed by Commissioners of Forfeiture to William G. Woodworth in 1786. Served in Revolution. Passed to Hiram Woodworth 1810-1910 — Map (db m68196) HM
New York (Fulton County), Northville — Parkville
"The Dam" 1828-1930 Site of Park Tannery Mills, Factories & Shops School & Fish Rock Hotel Population Under 100 — Map (db m68247) HM
New York (Fulton County), Village of Northville — Adirondack Inn
Site of the Adirondack Inn Built in 1891 by the FJG RR Considered the Gem Of Sacandaga Park this ornate wood structure burned 1975 — Map (db m11284) HM
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), 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 (Montgomery County), Amsterdam — Donato (Dan) Persico, Chief T/M
Submarine Combat World War II United States USS Squalus 192 Donato (Dan) Persico, Chief T/M A Survivor of the Submarine U.S.S. Squalus, which sank on May 23, 1939 off the coast of Portsmouth, NH. A faulty main induction valve caused . . . — Map (db m47494) HM
New York (Montgomery County), Amsterdam — Guy Park — Revolutionary War Heritage Trail
Guy Johnson came from Ireland in 1756 to work for his uncle, William Johnson. He became Deputy of Indian Affairs and took over as the Superintendent upon Sir William's death in 1774. During the French & Indian Wars, Guy was a colonel in the local . . . — Map (db m58970) HM
New York (Montgomery County), Amsterdam — Guy Park, 1766
Guy Park, 1766 Built by Sir William Johnson for Daughter, Molly, wife of Col. Guy Johnson. Johnsons left for Canada in 1775 — Map (db m50053) HM
New York (Montgomery County), Amsterdam — Hurricana Stock Farm
1880 Hurricana Stock Farm Created By Stephen Sanford, Gentleman, Industrialist, Entrepreneur, Philanthropist. Hurricana Boasted Winners In Nearly Every Stakes Race at Nearby Saratoga, As Well as The 1916 Kentucky Derby . . . — Map (db m95887) HM
New York (Montgomery County), Amsterdam — Pettengill Home
Site of Pettengill Home Saumel Pettingill, Capt. 5th Co. Third Tryon County Militia, Killed in Battle of Oriskany Aug. 6, 1777. House Burned in Raid, 1780. — Map (db m47414) HM
New York (Montgomery County), Amsterdam — Sanford Mansion
Home of Stephen Sanford Industrial Pioneer, Rugmaker and Philanthropist c. 1860 Donated by John Sanford for Amsterdam City Hall 1932 — Map (db m11611) HM
New York (Montgomery County), Amsterdam — Sweet Canal Store
»————› Built circa 1850 to service Barges on Erie Canal, served As store and forwarding Warehouse for goods shipped Across river to Amsterdam — Map (db m50148) HM
New York (Montgomery County), Charleston — Burtonville — The Schoharie Creek At Burtonville
Burtonville, one of the first settlements in Montgomery County was originally part of the Stone Heap Patent. Judah Burton settled here shortly after the Revolutionary War, building a dam and mills on the creek calling it Burton Dam. The community's . . . — Map (db m71989) HM
New York (Montgomery County), Charleston — Christian Church
Erected in 1813 James Wilson First Pastor Elder John Ross Pastor 1822 - 1872 — Map (db m60928) HM
New York (Montgomery County), Charleston — Grist Mill
Grist Mill Erected 1850 by Judah Burton Son of the 1st Settlers — Map (db m31897) HM
New York (Montgomery County), Fonda — Caughnawaga
Lower Mohawk Indian Castle 1667 Ruled By Turtle Clan. Jesuit Mission of St. Peter's Destroyed in Raid of 1693 — Map (db m67065) HM
New York (Montgomery County), Fonda — Court House
Erected in 1836 when Fonda became County Seat. Scene of many social, religious and political meetings — Map (db m59070) HM
New York (Montgomery County), Fonda — Douw Fonda
Early Settler and Trader Village Named for Him Trading Post Burned and Fonda Killed in 1780 Raid Her. & Gen. Soc. Of Mont. Co. Map (db m66547) HM
New York (Montgomery County), Fonda — Mohawk Area — Historic New York
The Mohawk Valley was a principal pass to the interior between the Adirondack Mountains and the Allegheny Plateau. Here dwelt the Mohawks, one of the Nations of the Iroquois Confederacy who barred the white man's advance westward. In the . . . — Map (db m59525) HM
New York (Montgomery County), Fonda — The 115th & 153rd Regiments
In Memory Of The 115th and 153rd Regimentsm N.Y. Volunteers of the Civil War. The 115th (Iron Hearted) Regiment was organized and Mustered Into U.S. service Aug. 29, 1862, at Fonda, N.Y. and honorably discharged at Raleigh, N.C., June . . . — Map (db m59526) HM
New York (Montgomery County), Fort Hunter — Putman's Lock Grocery
Putman's Lock Grocery, owned by the Garret Putman family from 1855 into the 1900s, is typical of the many stores which lined the canal. Part of the store, which contained living quarters and rooms for rent, was destoyed by fire in the 1930s. The . . . — Map (db m47503) HM
New York (Montgomery County), Fort Hunter — Site of Last Mohawk Indian Village
Site Of I-Can-De-Ro-Ga or Ti-On-On-To-Gen. Lower Castle Mohawks' Wolfclan Last Mohawk Indian Village in valley, 1700-1775. — Map (db m47294) HM
New York (Montgomery County), Fort Johnson — Fort Johnson, 1749
Third Mohawk Valley House built by Sir William Johnson. Important military post and Indian Council place of 1754-60 — Map (db m46976) HM
New York (Montgomery County), Fultonville — Sammons Home
Site of Sammons Home Burned During Revolution And Sampson Sammons and His Three Sons Taken Prisoners. Jacob And Frederick Were Taken To Canada But Escaped After Much Suffering — Map (db m67056) HM
New York (Montgomery County), Hagaman — Pawling Hall
Has Been Placed on The National Register of Historic Places in 2002 By the United States Department of the Interior William G. Pomeroy Foundation 2013 Map (db m76606) HM
New York (Montgomery County), Perth — Healey's Park
1922-1954 Thomas & Edith Healey's Summer Resort & Dance Hall Site of 1855 Sawmill, Dam & Pond — Map (db m40865) HM
New York (Montgomery County), Sprout Brook — Flint Homesite
Flint Homesite Robert Flint - Pioneer and Lieutenant French and Indian Wars, Cornelius Flint - Soldier Revolution — Map (db m48399) HM
New York (Oneida County), Rome — Erie Canal
Construction began here July 4, 1817. First boat trip from Rome to Utica Oct. 22, 1819. 363 Mile Canal completed Oct. 20, 1825 — Map (db m11952) HM
New York (Oneida County), Rome — Fort Stanwix — Defending the Mohawk Valley — Fort Stanwix National Monument
Fort Stanwix...is large and well situated. The Examination of this fortification gave me a better idea of the strength and Importance of a Fort than any thing I ever before saw or Read. Captain Joseph Bloomfield, 1776 Map (db m33300) HM
New York (Oneida County), Rome — Senator John Fitzgerald Kennedy
Senator John Fitzgerald Kennedy of Massachusetts addressed two thousand Romans from this site September 29, 1960, in his quest for the presidency of the United States. — Map (db m43355) HM
New York (Onondaga County), Jordan — Erie Canal
Opened 1819 in Jordan Abandoned Fall of 1917 Aqueduct built 1841 when the canal was enlarged Canal Park built 1932 — Map (db m12544) HM
New York (Otsego County), Cherry Valley — Cherry Valley Massacre
Cherry Valley Sacred to the Memory Of Those who Died by Massacre In the Destruction of this Village At the Hands of the Indians & Tories Under Brant & Butler, Nov. 11. AD. 1778 — Map (db m42579) HM
New York (Otsego County), Cherry Valley — Colonel Alden Felled
On this spot Col. Alden was felled by the tomahawk on the day of the massacre Nov. 11. 1778 — Map (db m42462) HM
New York (Otsego County), Cooperstown — Cardiff Giant
The Great American Hoax Dug Up In Cardiff, N Y October 16, 1869 Now At The Farmers' Museum — Map (db m76150) HM
New York (Otsego County), Cooperstown — Clinton's Dam
Dam opened August 9, 1779 2000 Men and 200 batteaux went down the Susquehanna — Map (db m43309) HM
New York (Otsego County), Richfield Springs — French War - 1757
Here English Troops Guided by Indians sought sulphur deposit site Great Sulphur Spring opened to public 1820 — Map (db m42748) HM
New York (Otsego County), Richfield Springs — Ganowauges — Great White Sulphur Spring
Indian Tribes Healing Water Caused Resort Era 1800-1940 Origin of Village and Official Seal — Map (db m42751) HM
New York (Otsego County), Warren — John Tunnicliff Jr
B. 1751, Derby, England, came to America 1772; Revolutionary Soldier; Settled here 1793; Died 1814; Buried one Mile South, Tunnicliff Cemetery. — Map (db m42746) HM
New York (Rensselaer County), North Greenbush — Little Red Schoolhouse
Little Red Schoolhouse Since 1861 The Only One Room Schoolhouse Operating In New York State — Map (db m39022) HM
New York (Rensselaer County), Rensselaer — Fort Crailo
2500 Feet Fort Crailo "Yankee Doodle" written there 1758 — Map (db m40776) HM
New York (Rensselaer County), Schodack — NY-25 — Gen. Henry Knox Trail
Through this Place Passed Gen. Henry Knox In the Winter of 1775 - 1776 To Deliver To Gen. George Washington At Cambridge The Train of Artillery From Fort Ticonderoga Used to Force the British Army to Evacuate Boston . . . — Map (db m23747) HM
New York (Rensselaer County), Troy — A Panoramic View of American History
We want our many visitors to realize that they are looking at one of the single most important broad overviews of American history anywhere in the country! What you see before you is the confluence of the Hudson and Mohawk rivers and "...most . . . — Map (db m32346) HM
New York (Rensselaer County), Troy — Amos Eaton
Amos Eaton, with Patroon Stephen Van Rensselaer, founded the Rensselaer School in 1824, later Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. A philosopher of higher education, he revolutionized instruction away from the liberal arts tradition into a laboratory . . . — Map (db m94519) HM
New York (Rensselaer County), Troy — Ebenezer Emmons — 1799-1863 — A giant of nineteenth century geology
Rensselaer graduate of the first class of 1826 Rensselaer Professor of Geology 1830-1840 State Geologist, New York Geological Survey The first State Geologist of North Carolina 1851 Created the standard for American stratigraphic . . . — Map (db m76731) HM
New York (Rensselaer County), Troy — Locking Through
September 1, 1823, was a festive day in Troy, as a parade, music and gun salutes greeted the first two boats to pass through the new State Dam and Sloop Lock on the Hudson. The dam promised expanded trade and fed a hydraulic canal that delivered . . . — Map (db m66678) HM
New York (Rensselaer County), Troy — St. Peter's Cemetery
Burial Site of Medal of Honor Recp. Lt Col William O'Brien 105th Inf. Regt. 27th Inf. Div. Corporal Owen McGough Btry. D 5th US Arty. — Map (db m95601) HM
New York (Rensselaer County), Troy — Uncle Sam Monument
[Front] *Uncle Sam* Wilson 1766 1854 of Troy - New York Born in Arlington - Mass [Right] Sam Wilson- One of the Prime Movers For Incorporation of * Troy as Village - 1794 City - 1816 * [Left] U.S. of America Uncle Sam * . . . — Map (db m58887) HM
New York (Rensselaer County), Troy — W & L E Gurley Building
W & L E Gurley Building has been designated a National Historic Landmark This site possesses national significance in commemorating the history of the United States of America — Map (db m40831) HM
New York (Rensselaer County), Troy — Washington Park
Washington Park Established in 1840 this park is one of only two privately owned urban ornamental parks in New York State Washington Park Association Map (db m45179) HM
New York (Rensselaer County), Troy — Welcome to the Collar City!
The detachable shirt collar was invented in Troy in 1827 by a local housewife, Hannah Montague. Form more than a hundred years, various styles of the stiff cotton collars were worn by merchants, businessmen and other "white collar" workers. Troy . . . — Map (db m66836) HM
New York (Rensselaer County), Troy — William Henry Freeman
Medal of Honor Recipient Civil War Soldier PVT CO B 169 NY INF May 10, 1844 - August 26, 1911 "Volunteered To Carry The Brigade Flag After The Bearer Was Wounded" — Map (db m95022) HM
New York (Rensselaer County), Troy — Wilson Farmhouse
Samuel "Uncle Sam" & Ebenezer Wilson built their home here on Mount Ida, overlooking Troy. The surrounding orchard and nearby hillside were ideal for grazing animals, assuring a steady supply of livestock for their growing meat . . . — Map (db m36915) HM
New York (Rensselaer County), Walloomsac — Battle of Bennington — First Engagement — August 16th 1777
General John Stark with New Hampshire, Vermont and Massachusetts Militia defeated and captured an expeditionary force sent by General Burgoyne and commanded by Colonel Baum. This was one of the first decisive victories in the War of the Revolution. — Map (db m13918) HM
New York (Rensselaer County), Walloomsac — Bennington Battlefield
Bennington Battlefield has been designated a Registered National Historic Landmark Under the provisions of the Historic Sites Act of August 21, 1935 this site possesses exceptional value in commemorating and illustrating the history of the . . . — Map (db m36886) HM
New York (Rensselaer County), Walloomsac — Massachusetts Volunteers at Bennington
Erected by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts as a tribute to her patriotic volunteers who rendered valuable service in the repulse of the Burgoyne invasion at the Battle of Bennington August 16, 1777. — Map (db m36757) HM
New York (Rensselaer County), Walloomsac — Patriots of Vermont
In grateful memory of the Patriots of Vermont and their fellow patriots from the neighboring states who here fought for American independence under the command of General John Stark and Colonel Seth Warner August 16, 1777 --------------- Erected . . . — Map (db m36760) HM
New York (Saratoga County), Ballston — Kingsley Inn
Established 1795 By William Kingsley Tavern On Stagecoach Route Halfway Between Ballston Spa And Schenectady — Map (db m92738) HM
New York (Saratoga County), Ballston — Stephen White
Settled Here-1771. Served As Cpt. in Militia. Taken By British. Wife, Phebe Was Town Midwife. House Was Social Center. He Died 1793. — Map (db m92681) HM
New York (Saratoga County), Ballston Spa — Captain Abner Doubleday
Captain Abner Doubleday Major General, United States Army Born on June 26, 1819 in Ballston Spa, N.Y. he resided in his childhood at a home located at the corner of Washington and Fenwick, a few blocks from here. He attended . . . — Map (db m64584) HM WM
New York (Saratoga County), Charlton — Scotch Church
Presbyterian church founded by Scottish settlers - 1792. Present Victorian-Gothic structure dedicated in 1881. Cemetery established 1778. National Historic Site 1998 Map (db m62717) HM
New York (Saratoga County), Clifton Park — Best House
1815 Federal Home of Abraham Best Family From Claverack, Columbia County, N.Y. He Died in 1871 at age 81. — Map (db m34759) HM
New York (Saratoga County), Clifton Park — Clutes Dry Dock
Volvyder's Dry Dock, 1825. Re-established by Nicholas Clute, 1852. Canal boats built and repaired here. Settlement abandoned 1907. — Map (db m49876) HM
New York (Saratoga County), Clifton Park — Jonesville Academy 1836-76
Private Boarding School Offering an Academic, Commercial, Classical and "Ornamental" Education. 181 Students in 1852. — Map (db m70265) HM
New York (Saratoga County), Edinburg — Barker's Store
Built in 1847 by John Barker. Operated Continuously As A Store Until 1945. Believed To Have Been A Stop On The Underground Railroad. — Map (db m57384) HM
New York (Saratoga County), Edinburg — Batchellerville
On this site was located the historic village of Batchellerville inundated in 1930 by the Sacandaga reservoir. — Map (db m67783) HM
New York (Saratoga County), Edinburg — Carriage Shop
Erected Prior to 1828, Arad & Leonard Copeland operated the water - powered shop. In 1884 converted to machine shop by John W. Latcher. — Map (db m20857) HM
New York (Saratoga County), Edinburg — Covered Bridge
Built by Arad Copeland below Beecher Falls in 1879. Only NYS Queenpost Truss Bridge. Placed on NYS and National Register in 1998 — Map (db m35154) HM
New York (Saratoga County), Edinburg — Old Country Store
Built 1875 on west side Main St. opp. Fox Hill Rd. by Faulkner Noyes and Charles Wait. At times a post office. Moved to its present site c. 1929. — Map (db m68324) HM
New York (Saratoga County), Malta — Wiggins – Collamer
Home of George Wiggins. Land, 1821. House c. 1835 150 years in one family. Given Town of Malta 1972 by Nelson P. Collamer. Great, Great Grandson. — Map (db m66807) HM
New York (Saratoga County), Saratoga Springs — Hall of Springs
The ceremony in which the cornerstone of the Hall of Springs was laid July 12, 1933, marked the beginning of the New Spa's development. Waters from the Geyser, Hathorn, and Coesa Springs were piped into the Hall of Springs for patrons to drink while . . . — Map (db m48201) HM
New York (Saratoga County), Saratoga Springs — New York State County Highway Superintendents Association
Site of the first meeting of the New York State County Highway Superintendent Association Held in 1909 at the Worden Hotel. All 57 Counties Present. — Map (db m50803) HM
New York (Saratoga County), Saratoga Springs — Solomon Northup
Born 1808 A Free Man. Lured from Saratoga, kidnapped & sold into slavery, 1841; rescued, 1853. Author, "Twelve Years A Slave". City of Saratoga Springs 1999 Map (db m50385) HM
New York (Saratoga County), Stillwater — Zebulon Bidwell
Captain 4th Company Colonel Thaddeus Cook’s Regiment Connecticut Militia Killed here in the Battle of Saratoga September 19, 1777 Erected by Bidwell Family Association September 19, 1924 — Map (db m11511) HM
New York (Saratoga County), Vischer Ferry — Lock 19
Double chamber lock for raising-lowering boats. Built 1842 during enlarge- ment of Erie Canal. Far chamber lengthened 1885. — Map (db m59685) HM
New York (Saratoga County), Waterford — NY-18 — Gen. Henry Knox Trail
Through this Place Passed Gen. Henry Knox In the Winter of 1775 - 1776 To Deliver To Gen. George Washington At Cambridge The Train of Artillery From Fort Ticonderoga Used to Force the British Army to Evacuate Boston . . . — Map (db m23713) HM
New York (Saratoga County), Waterford — Waterford Bridges — National Historic Civil Engineering Landmark
National Historic Civil Engineering Landmark Waterford Bridges Waterford, New York The Union Bridge, the first to cross the lower Hudson River was built in 1804 at this site by Theodore Burr and lasted for 105 years until it was . . . — Map (db m70365) HM
New York (Schenectady), Glenville — The Beukendaal Battle
1748         1929 In Memory Of The Men Who Were Killed In This Ravine In The Beukendaal Battle On July 18, 1748 By The Canadian Indians John A. Bradt Johannes Marinus Peter Vrooman Daniel Van Antwerpen Cornelis Viele, . . . — Map (db m102619) HM
New York (Schenectady County), Duanesburg — Christ Episcopal Church
Built 1792 Consecrated 1793 by Bishop Samuel Provoost A Glebe of 80 acres presented by James Duane for rectory — Map (db m5453) HM
New York (Schenectady County), Duanesburg — Duanesburg Reformed Presbyterian Church
Society of the Reformed Presbyterian Church Org. 1795 By Rev. McKinney 1st Ministers: Rev. McMaster, Wylie, & Ramsay. Present Edifice Built 1836 — Map (db m41320) HM
New York (Schenectady County), Duanesburg — Friends Meeting House
Friends Meeting House Erected 1807 Near Site Of Original Log Structure 1st Preacher—Ezekiel Tripp Society Organized About 1790 — Map (db m6043) HM
New York (Schenectady County), Duanesburg — Frost Homestead
This house was built by James Frost in 1834, using reclaimed portions from the Featherstonhaugh Mansion built in 1808 — Map (db m6040) HM
New York (Schenectady County), Duanesburg — Great Lot 92
The boundaries of the County Forest Preserve are the same as they were when Elkanoh Rockwell leased this land from James Duane in 1794. Duane held 50,000 acres in the area then known as Duane's Bush. He divided his land into hundred acre . . . — Map (db m42061) HM
New York (Schenectady County), Duanesburg — Home of William North
Home, Erected 1784 - Of - William North Born 1755 Died 1836 ————————— Soldier Throughout The Revolution Aide De Camp To Baron Steuben Adjutant General Of The Provisional . . . — Map (db m27494) HM
New York (Schenectady County), Rotterdam — Enlarged Erie Canal Lock 23 — Erie Canal Lock 23
The stonework surrounding you is the remains of lock 23 of the Enlarged Erie Canal. Canal boats, drawn by mules and horses, passed through the chambers on either side of you on their way toward revolutionizing transportation in the mid-nineteenth . . . — Map (db m25101) HM
New York (Schenectady County), Rotterdam — Home of Jimmy Carter
U.S. Army Rotterdam Housing Area Home of Jimmy Carter October 1952 - October 1953 James Earl Carter, Jr., President of the United States 1977-1981, and his wife Rosalynn, lived in Quarters Number 7 when he . . . — Map (db m6870) HM
New York (Schenectady County), Rotterdam — Vedder Family Cemetery
Vedder Family Cemetery This historic burial plot contains the remains of descendants of Harmen Albertse Vedder, an original settler of Schenectady. He purchased the land and built a home in 1672. Harmen died around 1715 and is probably . . . — Map (db m23020) HM
New York (Schenectady County), Schenectady — First Mill
Site Of First Mill Built By Sweer Teunise On Mill Kill 1666. Destroyed By Flood 1673 and Rebuilt. First Industry Of The Mohawk Valley — Map (db m51121) HM
New York (Schenectady County), Schenectady — Free Masonry
St George's Lodge, No. 6 F. & A. M. Founded Here 1774 Under Auspices Of Sir John Johnson, Grand Master, New York Colony — Map (db m51170) HM
New York (Schenectady County), Schenectady — John Glen House 1740
John Glen House 1740 Washington Occupied N.E. Bedroom, Second Floor On First Visit to Schenectady In 1775 — Map (db m32541) HM
New York (Schenectady County), Schenectady — Original Site of the African Church
1837 Original Site of the African Church Founded in 1837 By Reverend Isaac Duryee Renamed Duryee Memorial African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church in 1894 — Map (db m97295) HM
New York (Schenectady County), Schenectady — Robert Sanders House 1750
Washington Visited Here in 1775 Later Became Schenectady Female Academy — Map (db m77588) HM
New York (Schenectady County), Schenectady — Schenectady
Updated 2008 Marker: The Chamber of Schenectady County Welcomes You To Schenectady Settled by Arent Van Curler 1661 Burned by the French and Indians Feb. 8, 1690 The original 1924 marker read: Erected by Chamber of . . . — Map (db m15074) HM
New York (Schenectady County), Schenectady — Schenectady
Founded in the Wilderness Beyond Feudal Control Inherits the Spirit of Liberty And Progress * Here Our Forefathers Established A College Free From Sectarianism * They Helped to Develop The Steam Railroad and Inland Water . . . — Map (db m58355) HM
New York (Schenectady County), Schenectady — South Gate of Stockade
Located at centre of present State Street in east line of stockade, which extended north, through a point nine feet west of northeast corner of present State and Ferry Streets. Watch house was located southwest of, and near this . . . — Map (db m7251) HM
New York (Schenectady County), Schenectady — Southwest Corner of Stockade
Southwest Corner of Stockade, was twenty-eight feet South, from a point one hundred feet west, of this tablet. A blockhouse or fort, containing the royal flagstaff, stood in this angle of stockade, and was burned on night of massacre, Feb. 8-9, . . . — Map (db m32410) HM
New York (Schenectady County), Schenectady — Thomas Edison Arrived at Schenectady
At this site Thomas Edison arrived at Schenectady Aug. 20, 1886 to found his Machine Works which in 1892 became the General Electric Company. — Map (db m4337) HM
New York (Schenectady County), Schenectady — Whipple Bowstring Truss
Whipple Bowstring Truss An Example of the First Scientifically Designed Bridge Truss Commemorating the Contributions to Bridge Engineering of Squire Whipple, Class of 1830 A gift from the City of Johnstown, New York . . . — Map (db m32344) HM
New York (Schenectady County), Scotia — Robert Allen Deitcher
Composer Lived Here 1939- 1945* Scotia HS Grad 1945 Wrote Chances Are, No Not Much, You Are Never Far Away From Me, Home For The Holidays Moments To Remember It's Not For Me To Say — Map (db m51328) HM
New York (Schoharie County), Carlisle — Burial Place
Hon. John M. Brown 1771-1823 First Historian Schoharie Co. Capt. Thos. Machim, Engineer Under Gen. Washington, And Builder of the Great Chain. — Map (db m90308) HM
New York (Schoharie County), Central Bridge — Schoharie Junction
Site of SCHOHARIE JUNCTION Schoharie Valley Railroad Reg. Run 1-4-1867 - Last Run 9-17-1942 Length of Railroad - 4.2 Miles Middleburgh & Schoharie Railroad First Run 10-19-1868-Last Run 9-24-1936 Length of Railroad - 5.7 Miles . . . — Map (db m31928) HM
New York (Schoharie County), Esperance — Methodist Episcopal Church
Inc. March, 1835. Original Church Erected 1836, Present Edifice Built 1868. Rev. S. Coleman, First Pastor. — Map (db m28829) HM
New York (Schoharie County), Gilboa — Gilboa Settlement
Gilboa Settlement ‹—« Cotton Mill 1840-1869, Tannery Church & Cemetery Stood On Ground now Covered by Reservoir Of New York City Water Supply — Map (db m37550) HM
New York (Schoharie County), Middleburgh — Burial Place
← Timothy Murphy Revolutionary War Hero Gov. William C. Bouck, Gov. N.Y. State 1843, 1844 In Middleburgh Cemetery — Map (db m65688) HM
New York (Schoharie County), Old Central Bridge — Birthplace of George Westinghouse
Birthplace Of George Westinghouse 1846 - 1914 Inventor of the Westinghouse Air Brake — Map (db m54617) HM
New York (Schoharie County), Schoharie — Old Stone Fort Museum — Revolutionary War Heritage Trail
This German Reformed Church (1772) was enclosed by a wooden stockade in 1777 and known as the "Lower Fort." It was attacked by forces under Sir John Johnson and Chief Joseph Brant in October 1780. — Map (db m24733) HM
New York (Schoharie County), Schoharie — Schoharie Free Movies
Site of First Known Free Open-Air Motion Picture Presentations Thursday, June 7, 1917 To Sept. And Each Summer Until Sept. 1930 (See Reverse Side) Sponsored By The Schoharie Board Of Trade Reverse Side: Site Of . . . — Map (db m101958) HM
New York (Schoharie County), Schoharie — Site of First School
Site of First School In Schoharie Village Built About 1740 — Map (db m102440) HM
New York (Schoharie County), Schoharie — Swarts Tavern
Erected about 1772 Duel Between Philip Schuyler 2d and Josiah Clark Fought Back Of Building in 1820 — Map (db m32197) HM
New York (Schoharie County), Sharon Springs — Town of Sharon
Originally named Dorlach after Dorlach in German Palatinate. Name changed to Sharon after Sharon, Conn. in 1797 — Map (db m42459) HM
New York (Schoharie County), Sloansville — Site Of Encampment
Site Of Encampment Of Joseph Brant, Indians, Sir John Johnson & Regu- Lars, On Oct. 17, 1780 After Raiding Schoharie & Destroying Kniskerns Dorf — Map (db m31945) HM
New York (Schoharie County), West Richmondville — Corporal James Tanner
Birthplace of Corporal James Tanner 1844-1927 Enlisted 87th N.Y. Vol. Co C. Wounded Second Battle Bull Run. Present at Lincoln's Death Bed. — Map (db m49604) HM
New York (Schuyler County), Montour Falls — She-Qua-Ga
“Tumbling Waters” A sketch now in the Louvre made about 1820 by Louis Philippe later King of France — Map (db m73094) HM
New York (Steuben County), Hammondsport — Glenn H. Curtiss
Born Hammondsport 1878 early maker of motorcycle and airplane engines - flew successfully airplanes and hydroplanes here 1908-1911 — Map (db m69813) HM
New York (Sullivan County), Bethel — Woodstock Music and Arts Fair
This is the original site of the Woodstock Music and Arts Fair held on Aug 15, 16, 17, 1969. Peace and Music Wayne C. Saward sculptor On Stage Performers. Richie Havens, Arlo Guthrie; Joan Baez; Joe Cocker; Ravi Shankar; Janis . . . — Map (db m18323) HM
New York (Ulster County), New Paltz — 1799 House
Built by Ezekiel Elting as a home and store. Original gambrel roof destroyed in 1888 blizzard. 1968 purchased by LeFevre Family Assoc. Maintained by HHS and LeFevre family. — Map (db m5737) HM
New York (Ulster County), New Paltz — Hasbrouck House
Built 1712, by Abraham, the patentee, once soldier in English Army, friend of Gov. Andros. Kitchen scene of cock fights. — Map (db m5728) HM
New York (Ulster County), New Paltz — New Paltz
Founded 1678. Six houses built before 1720 are on Huguenot Street, on the Walkill River, homes of refugees from France. — Map (db m5708) HM
New York (Warren County), Brant Lake — A Grist Mill
Built in 1865 on this Site by Jud Barton. Operated by Jud and his Sons Until 1937. Powered by Water from Outlet of Mill Pond. — Map (db m77378) HM
New York (Warren County), Hague — Garfield's Hotel & Tavern
1810 Site Of Garfield's Hotel & Tavern One of the earliest stopping places on Lake George. Other hotels on this site were Arthur's Phoenix, and Beachside with the Cave Bar. The original owner was Nathaniel Garfield, a Revolutionary War . . . — Map (db m66544) HM
New York (Warren County), Lake George — Submerged Track
Offshore lies D & H “Marine Track” 5-15 ft of water. Operated from 1910-1950. Boats launched off railcars. 205 ft of spur survives. — Map (db m16117) HM
New York (Warren County), Lake George — Warship Row
Here on March 17 1757 The British Fleet of 300 Warships (Bateaux and Sloops) was Burned by The French Raiders — Map (db m98320) HM
New York (Warren County), North Creek — Barton Mines
In 1878, Henry Hudson Barton's search for a better abrasive brought him to Gore Mountain, where he discovered a unique hard rock source of garnet. Barton's find turned out to be the world's highest quality industrial garnet and it has dominated the . . . — Map (db m41377) HM
New York (Warren County), Queensbury — District 10 School
Upper Bay Road A one room school 1805 - 1948 Grades 1-8 — Map (db m62997) HM
Pennsylvania (Dauphin County), Harrisburg — Old Pennsylvania Railroad Station
Harrisburg grew from its earliest days due to its strategic location as a gateway to western expansion, becoming one of the most important inland centers of U.S. transportation and trade. The development of rail lines along the same routes as the . . . — Map (db m6687) HM
Pennsylvania (Fulton County), Burnt Cabins — Burnt Cabins
McConnellsburg 15 Burnt Cabins To Pacify Indians Cabins Of Intruding White Settlers Burned Here 1750 By Order of the Provincial Government — Map (db m32406) HM
Pennsylvania (Fulton County), Burnt Cabins — Forbes Road — Raystown Path
Just east of here is the junction of the two branches of the Raystown Path: a mountain shortcut by way of Fannettsburg, and Gen. Forbes road through Cowan Gap. From here Forbes route is marked by towns named for his forts: Littleton, Bedford, . . . — Map (db m19517) HM
Pennsylvania (Huntingdon County), Obisonia — Bedford Furnace
First iron furnace in the Juniata region. Famous as a center for making quality charcoal iron. Located on Black Log Creek below its junction with Shade Creek. Completed about 1786. — Map (db m44766) HM
Pennsylvania (Huntingdon County), Rockhill Furnace — East Broad Top Railroad
East Broad Top Railroad Has Been Designated A Registered National Historic Landmark Under the Provisions of The Historic Sites Act of August 21, 1935 This Site Possesses Exceptional Value In Commemorating and Illustrating . . . — Map (db m32389) HM
Pennsylvania (Montgomery County), Schwenksville — Pennypacker's Mill and Mansion
Washington's headquarters, September, October, 1777. Last home of Samuel W. Pennypacker, Governor of Pennsylvania, 1903-1907. He died here on September 2, 1916. — Map (db m21492) HM
Vermont (Bennington County), Old Bennington — Bennington Battle Monument
On August 16, 1777, British forces sent by Gen'l Burgoyne to seize supplies at Bennington were turned back by New Englanders under Gen'l John Stark and Vermont's Col. Seth Warner. This 306 foot commemorative shaft planned 100 years later, was . . . — Map (db m13600) HM
Vermont (Bennington County), Old Bennington — Colonel Seth Warner
The Warner monument has text on the four sides of the base Born in Roxbury (then Woodbury) C.T. May 17, 1743 Resided in Bennington VT. 1765-1784 Died Dec. 26, 1784 at Roxbury CT Where he was buried with Honors of War Age 41 . . . — Map (db m77023) HM
Vermont (Bennington County), Old Bennington — Continental Storehouse Site
On this site stood the Continental Storehouse Object of the British attack that was repulsed by the Colonial Forces at the Battle of Bennington August 16, 1777 — Map (db m14828) HM
West Virginia (Jefferson County), Harpers Ferry — No. 2 — Capture of Harpers Ferry — No. 2
September 15, 1862 No. 2 Maj. Gen. Thomas J. Jackson, with his own Division and those of Maj. Gen. A. P. Hill and R. S. Ewell, left Frederick on the morning of September 10 and passing through Middletown and Boonsboro crossed the Potomac at . . . — Map (db m2728) HM
West Virginia (Jefferson County), Harpers Ferry — No. 3 — Capture of Harpers Ferry — No. 3
September 15, 1862 No. 3 Col. Dixon S. Miles, Second U. S. Infantry, commanded the Union forces at Harpers Ferry. After Gen. White joined from Martinsburg, September 12 and Col. Ford from Maryland Heights on the 13th, Miles had about 14,200 . . . — Map (db m2914) HM
West Virginia (Jefferson County), Harpers Ferry — John Brown Fort
Here is a building with a curious past. Since its construction in 1848, it has been vandalized, dismantled, and moved four times - all because of its fame as John Brown's stronghold. The Fort's "Movements" 1848 Built as fire-engine house for . . . — Map (db m4420) HM

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