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New York Historical MarkersAchsinessink - Corning, NY

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The "Forbidden Trail" was a secret strategic trail forbidden to "unfriendly or undesirable tribes and to all white men".

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location: New York

date approved: 1/20/2020

last visited: never

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New York Historical MarkersGreen Pastures - Elmira, NY

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Green Pastures was a Jazz Club. The sign is at its first location 5th and Dickinson in Elmira.

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location: New York

date approved: 12/21/2019

last visited: never

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New York Historical MarkersBristol Tavern - West Meredith, NY

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The Amos Bristol Tavern was put on the National Register in 2000 and had an historic sign posted in 2018.

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location: New York

date approved: 12/5/2019

last visited: never

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New York Historical MarkersDavid Munson Osborne Memorial City Hall - Auburn, NY

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The city hall just celebrated its 85th anniversary.

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location: New York

date approved: 12/2/2019

last visited: never

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New York Historical MarkersFord - Auburn, NY

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This sign is in Emerson Park in front of the Pavilion. "...Col.Peter Gansevoort who encamped here Sept. 21, 1779". He was leading his regiment in the Sullivan Clinton Campaign against the Indians.

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location: New York

date approved: 11/21/2019

last visited: never

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New York Historical MarkersHutchinson Homestead - Cayuga, NY

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There are listings for this house so it may be for sale. It is on the National Register. Interestingly John H. Davis and Mosely Hutchinson were married to the same woman, Elizabeth Boardman Hall Hutchinson. All 3 are in the nearby Lakeview Cemetery.

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location: New York

date approved: 10/30/2019

last visited: never

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New York Historical MarkersOakwood Seminary - Union Springs, NY

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Oakwood Seminary in Union Springs, NY was a Quaker coeducational school.42.841849, -76.685968

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location: New York

date approved: 10/12/2019

last visited: never

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New York Historical MarkersStone School - Union Springs, NY

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This sign and school house are by the Union Springs Central School which has High School and Middle School.

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location: New York

date approved: 10/12/2019

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New York Historical MarkersChurches - McGraw, NY

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The sign tells of three churches at that location, 1952 Full Gospel Mission, 1962 St. Joseph's Catholic, 1993 Seven Valley Christian Church.

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location: New York

date approved: 9/7/2019

last visited: never

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New York Historical MarkersHeritage Hall - Cincinnatus, NY

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The church was Union Congregationalist and United Presbyterian. It is now owned by the Cincinnatus Area Heritage Society.

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location: New York

date approved: 9/7/2019

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New York Historical MarkersCooper Union - New York, NY

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A historical marker at Cooper Union in Midtown Manhattan.

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location: New York

date approved: 9/7/2019

last visited: never

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New York Historical MarkersSmallpox Hospital - New York, NY

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A historic hospital now in ruins on Roosevelt Island in New York City.

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location: New York

date approved: 9/7/2019

last visited: 5/27/2019

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New York Historical MarkersStrecker Memorial Laboratory - New York, NY

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The first laboratory dedicated to pathological and bacteriological research in the United States.

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location: New York

date approved: 9/7/2019

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New York Historical MarkersBlackwell House - New York, NY

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A historic home on Roosevelt Island.

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location: New York

date approved: 9/7/2019

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New York Historical MarkersCastle Williams - New York, NY

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A state marker on Governors Island.

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location: New York

date approved: 9/7/2019

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New York Historical MarkersJohn Street Church - New York, NY

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A state marker on the side of John Street Church.

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location: New York

date approved: 9/7/2019

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New York Historical MarkersOld St. Peters Church - New York, NY

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A state marker in downtown Manhattan.

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location: New York

date approved: 9/7/2019

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New York Historical MarkersWaterford - Peebles Island State Park, Waterford, NY

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Waterford, New York is named for a ford across the Mohawk River.

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location: New York

date approved: 8/14/2019

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New York Historical MarkersBreastworks - Waterford, NY

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The Breastworks on Peebles Island were built to "check Burgoyne's invasion".

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location: New York

date approved: 8/14/2019

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New York Historical MarkersPioneer Church - Cuyler, NY

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The cash crops on this farm "include corn, soybeans and hay."

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location: New York

date approved: 8/2/2019

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New York Historical MarkersGlen Haven - Scott, NY

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This building was a school and is now a library and Historical Society building.

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location: New York

date approved: 7/29/2019

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New York Historical MarkersHistoric Area here and nearby - Virgil, NY

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This sign is on route 392 west of town. "Peter Vanderlyn and Nathaniel Knapp erected the first grist mill, in 1805."

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location: New York

date approved: 7/27/2019

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New York Historical MarkersSite of First Schoolhouse - Virgil, NY

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This sign is west of Virgil on route 392. The first teacher was Charles Joyce.

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location: New York

date approved: 7/27/2019

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New York Historical MarkersHenry W. Halleck - Westernville, NY

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This sign is in front of the Westernville library.

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location: New York

date approved: 7/17/2019

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New York Historical MarkersWestern - Westernville, New York

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This sign is on Main Street in front of the Westernville library.

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location: New York

date approved: 7/17/2019

last visited: never

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