Birthplace of Horace Greeley
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member New England n00b
N 42° 55.432 W 071° 34.679
19T E 289608 N 4755584
Quick Description: A marker noting the home where Horace Greeley was born.
Location: New Hampshire, United States
Date Posted: 9/25/2006 1:26:26 PM
Waymark Code: WMRCA
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member cache_test_dummies
Views: 61

Long Description:
This marker could be considered a companion to the official New Hampshire marker #3, though it is about two and half miles to the north. It is a brass plaque lodged in granite at the house Horace Greeley was born in. This was erected by the state of New Hampshire, however it is not one of the official green signs.

The text of the marker:
Birthplace of
Horace Greeley
Born February 3, 1811
Founder of the New York Tribune
Member of Congress
Candidate for President
Died November 29, 1872.
Erected by the State of N.H.
Marker Name: Birthplace of Horace Greeley

Official Marker Number: None

Marker Type: Local/Unofficial

Marker Location: Amherst

Date Marker Established: unknown

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