Historic New YorkThe 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 seventeenth century they were visited by French Catholic missionaries from Canada, some of whom suffered martyrdom. In 1712, with the aid of Queen Anne, an Anglican Chapel for the Mohawks was erected at Fort Hunter.
|Series||This marker is part of the New York: Historic New York series|
|Placed By||New York State Education Department & the Department of Public Works|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Thursday, October 2nd, 2014 at 10:19am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18T E 555510 N 4754928|
|Decimal Degrees||42.94496667, -74.31956667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 42° 56.698', W 74° 19.174'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||42° 56' 41.88" N, 74° 19' 10.44" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 34-38 Unnamed Road, Fonda NY 12068, US|
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